盖 (蓋) gài gě hé

  1. gài noun a lid / top / cover
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '蓋' gài n 2; Kroll 2015 '蓋' 2, p. 126; Unihan '蓋'; XHZD '盖' 1)
  2. gài verb to build
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 建 (Guoyu '蓋' gài v 4; XHZD '盖' 4)
  3. proper noun Ge
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '蓋' gě n 1)
  4. gài noun a hindrance / an obstacle / nivāraṇa / nīvaraṇāni
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: nivāraṇa, Pāli: nīvaraṇāni (BL 'nivāraṇa')
  5. gài conjunction because
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonymous with 因为 and 由于 in this sense, used to begin a sentence (Guoyu '蓋' gài conj 1; Kroll 2015 '蓋' 6b, p. 126; XHZD '盖' 6-2)
  6. gài adverb roughly / approximately
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synonymous with 大概 in this sense (Guoyu '蓋' gài adv; XHZD '盖' 6-3)
  7. gài conjunction but / yet
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonymous with 却 and 则 in this sense (Guoyu '蓋' gài conj 2; XHZD '盖' 6-1)
  8. gài adjective probably / about
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 盖 may be used as an introductory particle to affirm the truth or to open the possibility of doubt (Kroll 2015 '蓋' 6, p. 126; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 124). For example, 蓋有之矣,我未之見也。 'Should there possibly be any such case, I have not seen it.' (Lunyu: 4.6/7/19, translation by Legge)
  9. gài verb to cover / to hide / to protect
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '蓋' gài v 1; Kroll 2015 '蓋' 2a, p. 126; Unihan '蓋')
  10. gài noun an umbrella / a canopy
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '蓋' 2, p. 126; XHZD '盖' 2)
  11. gài noun a shell
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (XHZD '盖' 5)
  12. gài noun sogon grass
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 茅草 (Guoyu '蓋' gài n 1)
  13. gài verb to add to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, to add a seal to a document (Guoyu '蓋' gài v 2)
  14. gài verb to surpass / to overshadow / to overarch
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 超越 (Guoyu '蓋' gài v 3; Kroll 2015 '蓋' 3, p. 126)
  15. gài verb to chatter
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 吹牛 or 胡扯 (Guoyu '蓋' gài v 4)
  16. adverb why
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 为何 (Guoyu '蓋' hé adv 1)
  17. adverb why not
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 何不 (Guoyu '蓋' hé adv 2; Kroll 2015 '蓋' hé, p. 126)
  18. proper noun Ge
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国 , Concept: Place Name 地名
    Notes: A historic place located in present-day Shandong (Guoyu '蓋' gě n 1)
  19. gài noun a roof / thatched roofing
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '蓋' 1, p. 126)
  20. gài verb to respect / to uphold
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '蓋' 4, p. 126)
  21. gài noun a crest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Especially of an animal (Kroll 2015 '蓋' 5, p. 126)

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 48 Abhidharmamahāvibhāṣaśāstra (Apidamo Dapiposha Lun) 《阿毘達磨大毘婆沙論》 — count: 147
  • Scroll 26 Abhidharmavibhāṣāśāstra (Apitan Pi Po Sha Lun) 《阿毘曇毘婆沙論》 — count: 103
  • Scroll 3 Vibhāṣāśāstra (Bing Po Sha Lun) 《鞞婆沙論》 — count: 76
  • Scroll 4 The Great Calming and Contemplation (Mohe Zhi Guan) 《摩訶止觀》 — count: 73
  • Scroll 38 Abhidharmamahāvibhāṣaśāstra (Apidamo Dapiposha Lun) 《阿毘達磨大毘婆沙論》 — count: 73
  • Scroll 55 Abhidharmanyāyānusāraśāstra (Apidamo Shun Zheng Lilun) 《阿毘達磨順正理論》 — count: 65
  • Scroll 27 Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》 — count: 55
  • Scroll 28 Abhidharmakośaśāstrakārikāvibhāṣya (Apidamo Cang Xian Zong Lun) 《阿毘達磨藏顯宗論》 — count: 54
  • Scroll 20 Abhidharmavibhāṣāśāstra (Apitan Pi Po Sha Lun) 《阿毘曇毘婆沙論》 — count: 49
  • Scroll 5 Dasheng Yi Zhang 《大乘義章》 — count: 49

Collocations

  • 疑盖 (疑蓋) 疑蓋 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 8 — count: 45
  • 贪欲盖 (貪慾蓋) 貪欲蓋 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 8 — count: 30
  • 阴盖 (陰蓋) 除眾陰蓋 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 13 — count: 24
  • 瞋恚盖 (瞋恚蓋) 瞋恚蓋 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 8 — count: 23
  • 睡眠盖 (睡眠蓋) 睡眠蓋 — Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》, Scroll 8 — count: 21
  • 箱盖 (箱蓋) 其門上有曲箱蓋 — Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》, Scroll 1 — count: 19
  • 盖令 (蓋令) 已起貪欲蓋令滅 — Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》, Scroll 26 — count: 17
  • 盖交 (蓋交) 門上有曲箱蓋交露 — Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》, Scroll 1 — count: 14
  • 悔盖 (悔蓋) 掉悔蓋 — Saṃyuktāgama 《雜阿含經》, Scroll 24 — count: 11
  • 盖覆 (蓋覆) 以蓋覆上 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》, Scroll 2 — count: 10