wèi

  1. wèi verb to fear; to dread
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 恐惧 or 害怕 (Guoyu '畏' v 1; Unihan '畏')
  2. wèi verb to revere; to esteem; to admire
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 敬服 (Guoyu '畏' v 2; Unihan '畏')
  3. wèi noun fear; frightened; bhaya
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: bhaya, or: uttrasta (BCSD '畏', p. 845; MW 'bhaya')

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畏缩不前初生之犊不畏虎畏罪自杀畏天威畏首畏尾不畏强暴人言可畏畏怯敌敌畏无畏舰后生可畏畏怖畏畏缩缩畏罪畏友敬畏不畏强权畏忌生畏不畏

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 2 Shi Zhu Pi Po Sha Lun 十住毘婆沙論 — count: 47
  • Scroll 2 Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 宋高僧傳 — count: 45 , has English translation
  • Scroll 82 Mahāratnakūṭasūtra (The Great Treasures Collection Sūtra) 大寶積經 — count: 42 , has English translation
  • Scroll 26 Amoghapāśakalparājasūtra (Bu Kong Juan Suo Shenbian Zhenyan Jing) 不空羂索神變真言經 — count: 37
  • Scroll 60 Saddharmasmṛtyupasthānasūtra (Sutra of the Right Mindfulness of Dharma) 正法念處經 — count: 33
  • Scroll 33 Dafang Guang Fo Huayan Jing Shu 大方廣佛華嚴經疏 — count: 32
  • Scroll 9 Bodhisattvabhūmi (Pusa Xing Chi Jing) 菩薩地持經 — count: 31
  • Scroll 1 The Inquiry of Ugra (Yu Jialuo Yue Wen Pusa Xing Jing) 郁迦羅越問菩薩行經 — count: 31
  • Scroll 39 Dharmaguputakavinaya (Si Fen Lu) 四分律 — count: 29 , has English translation
  • Scroll 25 Mahāprajñāpāramitāśāstra (Da Zhi Du Lun) 大智度論 — count: 28 , has English translation

Collocations

  • 母子畏 (母子畏) 無母子畏 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 28 — count: 24
  • 忧畏 (憂畏) 無有憂畏 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 11 — count: 22
  • 恐畏 (恐畏) 盡度諸恐畏 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 4 — count: 19
  • 人畏 (人畏) 不使人畏 — Middle Length Discourses (Zhong Ahan Jing) 中阿含經, Scroll 3 — count: 6
  • 畏慎 (畏慎) 忽除所有靖恭畏慎 — The Fruits of the Contemplative Life (Jizhiguo Jing) 寂志果經, Scroll 1 — count: 5
  • 羞畏 (羞畏) 帝釋天王為羞畏 — Beginning of the World (Qi Shi Jing) 起世經, Scroll 8 — count: 4
  • 畏处 (畏處) 皆求遠離大畏處 — Beginning of the World (Qi Shi Jing) 起世經, Scroll 8 — count: 4
  • 畏伏 (畏伏) 一者畏伏 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 11 — count: 4
  • 士夫畏 (士夫畏) 士夫畏四毒蛇及五拔刀怨 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 43 — count: 3
  • 畏四毒蛇 (畏四毒蛇) 士夫畏四毒蛇及五拔刀怨 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 43 — count: 3