药 (藥) yào

  1. yào noun a pharmaceutical / medication / medicine / a drug / a remedy
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Health 健康
    Notes: Used in both literary and modern Chinese (ABC 'yào' n; NCCED '药' 1). For example, in literary Chinese, 種種藥草。合和米麯甘蔗汁中。能變成酒。 'Take many kinds of medicinal herbs and mix them together with rice, yeast, and sugar cane juice and they will turn into wine.' (Collection of Meanings and Terms in Translation, Scroll 3, T 2131 《翻譯名義集‧卷第三》)
  2. yào noun a chemical
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Health 健康
    Notes: Used in both literary and modern Chinese. For example, 火药 'gunpowder' (ABC 'yào' n; NCCED '药' 4)
  3. yào verb to cure
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'yào' v; NCCED '药' 2)
  4. yào verb to poison
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'yào' n/v; NCCED '药' 3)

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  • Scroll 110 Mahāratnakūṭasūtra (The Great Treasures Collection Sūtra) 《大寶積經》 — count: 168
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 《四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔》 — count: 162
  • Scroll 28 Mūlasarvāstivādavinayakṣudrakavastu (Genben Shuo Yiqie You Bu Pi Nai Ye Za Shi) 《根本說一切有部毘奈耶雜事》 — count: 125
  • Scroll 1 Fo Shuo Jin Pi Luo Tongzi Weide Jing 《佛說金毘羅童子威德經》 — count: 125
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 115
  • Scroll 1 Vinayavastu (Genben Shuo Yiqie You Bu Pi Nai Ye Yao Shi) 《根本說一切有部毘奈耶藥事》 — count: 105
  • Scroll 7 Amoghapāśakalparājasūtra (Bu Kong Juan Suo Shenbian Zhenyan Jing) 《不空羂索神變真言經》 — count: 102
  • Scroll 26 Sarvāstivādavinaya (Shi Song Lu) 《十誦律》 — count: 79
  • Scroll 10 Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 《四分律》 — count: 76
  • Scroll 42 Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 《四分律》 — count: 74

Collocations

  • 妙药 (妙藥) 我為汝說如其像妙藥 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 38 — count: 9
  • 药树 (藥樹) 釋氏舍夷阿摩勒藥樹園 — Shelifu Mohe Mulian You Si Qu Jing 《舍利弗摩訶目連遊四衢經》, Scroll 1 — count: 8
  • 药木 (藥木) 藥木皆悉枯槁 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 6
  • 大药 (大藥) 麻油大藥 — Qi Chu San Guan Jing 《七處三觀經》, Scroll 1 — count: 6
  • 疾药 (疾藥) 衣食疾藥 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》, Scroll 2 — count: 6
  • 服毒药 (服毒藥) 或服毒藥 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 16 — count: 6
  • 百谷药 (百穀藥) 百穀藥木得生長養 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 34 — count: 4
  • 三药 (三藥) 此三大患有此三藥 — Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》, Scroll 12 — count: 4
  • 法药 (法藥) 常以法藥 — Jātaka stories (Sheng Jing) 《生經》, Scroll 3 — count: 3
  • 神药 (神藥) 天帝即使天醫神藥 — Collection of Writings about the Six Pāramitās (Liu Du Ji Jing) 《六度集經》, Scroll 1 — count: 3