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宁 (寧) níng nìng

  1. níng proper noun Nanjing
    Domain: Places 地方 , Subdomain: Ningxia 宁夏 , Concept: City 城市
    Notes: Another name for 南京 (Guoyu '寧' 1; XHZD '宁' 4)
  2. nìng adverb rather
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 宁 expressed a preference for one alternative over the other in this sense in Literary Chinese. For example, 禮,與其奢也,寧儉 'In festive ceremonies, it is better to be sparing than extravagant.' (Lunyu: 3.4/5/1, translation by Legge; Guoyu '寧' adv 1; Kroll '寧' nìng 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 125; XHZD '宁' nìng 1)
  3. níng adjective peaceful
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 安宁 (Guoyu '寧' adj; Kroll '寧' 1; Unihan '寧'; XHZD '宁' 1)
  4. níng noun repose / serenity / peace
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '寧')
  5. níng verb to pacify
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 平息 (Guoyu '寧' v 3; XHZD '宁' 3)
  6. níng verb to return home
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 回家 (Guoyu '寧' v 2)
  7. nìng proper noun Ning
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (XHZD '宁' nìng 2)
  8. níng verb to visit
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 省视 (Guoyu '寧' v 1; Kroll '寧' 2)
  9. níng verb to mourn for parents
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '寧' 3)
  10. nìng adverb in this way
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '寧' nìng 3)
  11. nìng adverb don't tell me ...
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 豈 or 难道 (Guoyu '寧' adv 2)
  12. nìng adverb unexpectedly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 乃 or 竟然 (Guoyu '寧' adv 3)
  13. níng proper noun Ningxia
    Domain: Places 地方 , Subdomain: Ningxia 宁夏 , Concept: Autonomous Region 自治区
    Notes: Another name for 宁夏 (Guoyu '寧' 2)
  14. nìng particle particle without meaning
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '寧' particle)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Mahāpratisarādhāraṇīsūtra (Pubian Guangming Qing Jing Chisheng Ruyi Bao Yin Xin Wu Neng Sheng Da Ming Wang Da Sui Qiu Tuoluoni Jing) 《普遍光明清淨熾盛如意寶印心無能勝大明王大隨求陀羅尼經》 Scroll 2 88
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 4 65
Miliṇḍapañha (Questions of Miliṇḍa) 《那先比丘經》 Scroll 2 48
Miliṇḍapañha (Questions of Miliṇḍa) 《那先比丘經》 Scroll 2 47
Jingang Ding Yujia Zui Sheng Mimi Cheng Fo Sui Qiu Ji De Shenbian Jia Chi Chengjiu Tuoluoni Yi Gui 《金剛頂瑜伽最勝祕密成佛隨求即得神變加持成就陀羅尼儀軌》 Scroll 1 39
Amoghapāśakalparājasūtra (Bu Kong Juan Suo Shenbian Zhenyan Jing) 《不空羂索神變真言經》 Scroll 10 38
Mahāpratisarādhāraṇīsūtra (Pubian Guangming Qing Jing Chisheng Ruyi Bao Yin Xin Wu Neng Sheng Da Ming Wang Da Sui Qiu Tuoluoni Jing) 《普遍光明清淨熾盛如意寶印心無能勝大明王大隨求陀羅尼經》 Scroll 1 38
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 2 36
Mahāmayūrīvidyārājñīsūtra (Fomu Da Kongque Ming Wang Jing) 《佛母大孔雀明王經》 Scroll 1 36
Miliṇḍapañha (Questions of Miliṇḍa) 《那先比丘經》 Scroll 3 34

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
弟子宁 弟子寧 聖弟子寧於中見色是我 Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》 Scroll 1 26
宁能 寧能 寧能憶此事不 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 10 15
宁受 寧受 彼人寧受此苦痛 Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》 Scroll 25 8
宁见 寧見 寧見不耶 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 3 8
人宁 人寧 彼人寧復憶念先廁 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 16 7
宁败坏 寧敗壞 前好容色寧敗壞不 Ku Yin Jing (Mahādukkhakāhandhasutta) 《苦陰經》 Scroll 1 7
容色宁 容色寧 前好容色寧敗壞不 Ku Yin Jing (Mahādukkhakāhandhasutta) 《苦陰經》 Scroll 1 7
宁令 寧令 寧令力士以緊索毛繩絞勒其 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 1 6
今宁 今寧 我今寧得於如來法中出家受具戒不 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 4 5
宁多 寧多 寧多得種子不 Anoufeng Jing (Udaka Sutta) 《阿耨風經》 Scroll 1 4