美谈 (美談) měitán

měitán noun anecdote passed on with approbation
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '美談')

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 2 Ji Shamen Bu Ying Bai Su Deng Shi 集沙門不應拜俗等事 — count: 2 , has English translation
  • Scroll 1 Record of the Teaching and Practices of Siming (Siming Zunzhe Jiao Xing Lu) 四明尊者教行錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 15 Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 宋高僧傳 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 5 Zhen Yuan Era Catalog of Newly Authorized Buddhist Teachings (Zhen Yuan Xin Ding Shijiao Mulu) 貞元新定釋教目錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Chuan Fa Zhengzong Lun 傳法正宗論 — count: 1
  • Scroll 2 Sanjiao Ping Xin Lun 三教平心論 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Huayan Jing Zhuanji 華嚴經傳記 — count: 1
  • Scroll 7 Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 宋高僧傳 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 4 Bian Zheng Lun 辯正論 — count: 1
  • Scroll 2 Biographies of Eminent Monks 高僧傳 — count: 1 , has English translation

Collocations

  • 称美谈 (稱美談) 何必德稱美談也 — Commentary on the Zhao Lun 肇論疏, Scroll 2 — count: 8
  • 以为美谈 (以為美談) 是故先賢以為美談 — Hongming Ji (Collection on the Propagation and Clarification of Buddhism) 弘明集, Scroll 5 — count: 4