miào

  1. miào adjective wonderful / fantastic
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: mjiewH (Kroll 2015 '妙' 1; NCCED '妙' 2)
  2. miào adjective clever
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '妙' 3)
  3. miào adjective subtle / mysterious / profound / abstruse / beyond conception
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (NCCED '妙' 1; Kroll 2015 '妙' 2) As used by Zhi Yi of the Tiantai school and others. Zhi Yi remarked in the Fa Hua Xuan Yi that 'That which is beyond conceptualization is called subtle.'' (Swanson 1989, p. 15)
  4. miào adjective fine / delicate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '妙' 1; Kroll 2015 '妙' 2a)
  5. miào adjective young
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '妙' 3)
  6. miào adjective Wonderful
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan 佛光山
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 2 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 247
  • Scroll 7 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 225
  • Scroll 6 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 157
  • Scroll 9 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 145
  • Scroll 1 Diamond Sūtra 《佛說能斷金剛般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 136
  • Scroll 4 Fahua Xuan Yi Shi Qian 《法華玄義釋籤》 — count: 112
  • Scroll 3 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 111
  • Scroll 5 Miaofa Lianhua Jing Xuan Yi 《妙法蓮華經玄義》 — count: 109
  • Scroll 1 Shi Bu Er Men Zhi Yao Chao 《十不二門指要鈔》 — count: 102
  • Scroll 15 Fahua Xuan Yi Shi Qian 《法華玄義釋籤》 — count: 96

Collocations

  • 殊妙 (殊妙) 色相殊妙 — Śakraparipṛcchā Sūtra 《帝釋所問經》, Scroll 1 — count: 17
  • 上妙 (上妙) 上妙寶飾 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 3 — count: 11
  • 妙知 (妙知) 復過是上絕妙知 — Brahmajālasūtra 《梵網六十二見經》, Scroll 1 — count: 8
  • 妙宝 (妙寶) 上妙寶飾 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 3 — count: 6
  • 细妙 (細妙) 香美細妙 — Baiyi Jin Chuang Er Poluomen Yuanqi Jing 《白衣金幢二婆羅門緣起經》, Scroll 2 — count: 6
  • 众妙 (眾妙) 雨眾妙花 — Mahāparinibbānasutta 《大般涅槃經》, Scroll 2 — count: 5
  • 妙匠 (妙匠) 第二忉利妙匠天子默自思念 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 妙可观 (妙可觀) 殊妙可觀 — Qishi Jing 《起世經》, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 妙声 (妙聲) 彼有妙聲 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 妙可爱 (妙可愛) 殊妙可愛 — Qishi Jing 《起世經》, Scroll 1 — count: 4