乐 (樂)

  1. adjective happy; glad; cheerful; joyful
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 安居乐乐业 'to live with joy and be content in one's work' (ABC 'lè' 乐 sv 1; CCI p. 38; Guoyu '樂' lè adj; Kroll 2015 '樂' lè 1, p. 578; Unihan '樂').
  2. verb to take joy in; to be happy; to be cheerful
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Humor
    Notes: (ABC 'lè' 乐 v 1; ; Guoyu '樂' lè v 2; Kroll 2015 '樂' lè 1, p. 578)
  3. proper noun Le
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (ABC 'lè' 乐 n)
  4. yuè noun music
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 乐 is synonymous with 音乐 in this sense (ABC 'yuè' 乐 n 1; Guoyu '樂' yuè n 1; Kroll 2015 '樂' yuè 1, p. 578; Unihan '樂')
  5. yuè noun a musical instrument
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 乐 is synonymous with 乐器 in this sense (Kroll 2015 '樂' yuè 1b, p. 578)
  6. yuè noun tone [of voice]; expression
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '樂' lè n 2)
  7. yuè noun a musician
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 乐 is synonymous with 乐工 in this sense (Kroll 2015 '樂' yuè 1a, p. 578)
  8. noun joy; pleasure
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '樂' lè n 1; Kroll 2015 '樂' lè 1, p. 578)
  9. yuè proper noun the Book of Music
    Domain: Literature 文学 , Subdomain: China
    Notes: See 乐经 (Guoyu '樂' n 2)
  10. lào proper noun Lao
    Domain: Places 地方 , Subdomain: China
    Notes: Name of a place in Hebei province (Guoyu '樂' lào)
  11. verb to laugh
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Dialect
    Notes: (ABC 'lè' 乐 v 2; Guoyu '樂' lè v)
  12. adjective Joy
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)
  13. noun joy, delight; sukhā
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: sukhā, or: sukham, Japanese: gyō, or: raku, Tibetan: bde ba (BCSD '樂', p. 666; DJBT '樂', p. 430; FGDB '樂'; Mahāvyutpatti 'sukhāḥ'; MW 'sukhā'; SH '樂', p. 438)

Contained in

Also contained in

饮酒作乐娱乐界安居乐业淫乐拨弦乐器乐天派娱乐乐昌分镜昌乐新乐快乐乐昌乐于仙乐乐清音乐学平乐性乐博乐乐学者打击乐器其乐无穷陶乐交响乐乐透哀乐敬业乐群爵士乐安乐窝

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 1 Jing Tu Wu Hui Nian Fo Lue Fa Shi Yi Zan 淨土五會念佛略法事儀讚 — count: 667
  • Scroll 1 Yi Guan Jing Deng Ming Ban Zhou Sanmei Xing Dao Wang Sheng Zan 依觀經等明般舟三昧行道往生讚 — count: 614
  • Scroll 8 Commentary on the Yogācārabhūmiśāstra 瑜伽論記 — count: 246
  • Scroll 5 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 大般涅槃經義記 — count: 216
  • Scroll 22 Notes on the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya 俱舍論記 — count: 140
  • Scroll 27 Chu Yao Jing (Dharmapada) 出曜經 — count: 138
  • Scroll 6 Satyasiddhiśāstra (Cheng Shi Lun / Treatise of Establishing Reality) 成實論 — count: 135
  • Scroll 1 Chan Fa Yao Jie 禪法要解 — count: 126
  • Scroll 21 Abhidharmajñānaprasthānaśāstra (Apitan Ba Jiandu Lun) 阿毘曇八犍度論 — count: 123
  • Scroll 1 Zhuan Jing Xing Dao Yuan Wang Sheng Jing Tu Fa Shi Zan 轉經行道願往生淨土法事讚 — count: 123

Collocations

  • 以为乐 (以為樂) 自以為樂 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 12 — count: 16
  • 自娱乐 (自娛樂) 五欲自娛樂 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 1 — count: 14
  • 乐独 (樂獨) 樂獨閑居之所得也 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 13 — count: 12
  • 受乐 (受樂) 必受樂報 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 6 — count: 10
  • 丰乐 (豐樂) 今此東方土地豐樂 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 3 — count: 10
  • 乐中 (樂中) 又於樂中 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 5 — count: 9
  • 乐报 (樂報) 必受樂報 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 6 — count: 8
  • 念乐 (念樂) 念樂時不 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 10 — count: 8
  • 乐闲静 (樂閑靜) 樂閑靜處 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 8 — count: 7
  • 乐自娱 (樂自娛) 沙門釋子以眾樂自娛 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 12 — count: 6