诚 (誠) chéng

  1. chéng noun honesty / sincerity
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 诚 is an important Confucian concept (Kroll '誠' 1a; Yao, 2000, p. 217). For example, 所謂誠其意者,毋自欺也 What is meant by 'making the thoughts sincere.' is the allowing no self-deception.' (The Classic of Rites, The Great Learning《禮記‧大學》, trans. by Legge 1885)
  2. chéng adverb if
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: May be used in Literary Chinese to emphasize a supposition in a complex sentence with a subordinating conjunction, like 'if' (Kroll '誠' 3; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 153).
  3. chéng adverb truly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '誠' 2)

Contained in

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  • Scroll 5 Dai Zong Chao Zeng Sikong Da Bian Zheng Guang Zhi San Zang He Shang Biao Zhi Ji 《代宗朝贈司空大辨正廣智三藏和上表制集》 — count: 79
  • Scroll 6 Dai Zong Chao Zeng Sikong Da Bian Zheng Guang Zhi San Zang He Shang Biao Zhi Ji 《代宗朝贈司空大辨正廣智三藏和上表制集》 — count: 56
  • Scroll 2 Da Tang Zhen Yuan Xu Kaiyuan Shijiao Lu 《大唐貞元續開元釋教錄》 — count: 48
  • Scroll 1 Mahāyānopadeśa (Bao Nu Suo Wen Jing) 《寶女所問經》 — count: 43
  • Scroll 1 Brahmajālasūtra 《梵網六十二見經》 — count: 40
  • Scroll 1 Da Tang Zhen Yuan Xu Kaiyuan Shijiao Lu 《大唐貞元續開元釋教錄》 — count: 40
  • Scroll 16 Zhen Yuan Xin Ding Shijiao Mulu 《貞元新定釋教目錄》 — count: 38
  • Scroll 3 Dai Zong Chao Zeng Sikong Da Bian Zheng Guang Zhi San Zang He Shang Biao Zhi Ji 《代宗朝贈司空大辨正廣智三藏和上表制集》 — count: 34
  • Scroll 3 Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》 — count: 31
  • Scroll 2 Dai Zong Chao Zeng Sikong Da Bian Zheng Guang Zhi San Zang He Shang Biao Zhi Ji 《代宗朝贈司空大辨正廣智三藏和上表制集》 — count: 27

Collocations

  • 诚谛 (誠諦) 義味誠諦 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 9 — count: 29
  • 诚知 (誠知) 若有比丘知善惡濁如至誠知 — Saṃyukta Āgama (Saṁyukatāgamasūtra) 《別譯雜阿含經》 - one scroll by an unknown translator, Scroll 1 — count: 21
  • 诚语 (誠語) 至誠語王 — Laizhaheluo Jing (Raṭṭhapālasutta) 《賴吒和羅經》, Scroll 1 — count: 10
  • 诚说 (誠說) 三界有名誠說時 — Xin Sui Jing (Pravāraṇasūtra) 《新歲經》, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 说诚 (說誠) 如來所說誠無虛妄 — Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》, Scroll 12 — count: 4
  • 诚身行 (誠身行) 至誠身行善 — Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 守护诚 (守護誠) 彼不能得守護誠諦 — Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》, Scroll 38 — count: 4
  • 诚佛法 (誠佛法) 至誠佛法眾 — Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》, Scroll 41 — count: 3
  • 诚忏悔 (誠懺悔) 歸誠懺悔 — An Alternative Translation of the Saṃyukta Āgama (Saṁyukatāgamasūtra) 《別譯雜阿含經》, Scroll 2 — count: 3
  • 诚法 (誠法) 復以至誠法 — Ekottarāgama 《增壹阿含經》, Scroll 32 — count: 3