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间 (間) jiān jiàn

  1. jiān measure word measure word for rooms, houses, luggage, etc
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (ABC 'jiān' 间 m; NCCED '间' 4)
  2. jiān noun space between
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: In the sense of 空间 (ABC 'jiān' 间 bf 2; NCCED '间' 1; Unihan '間')
  3. jiān preposition between / among
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: May be classified as a localizer because it can be appended to some nouns as a suffix to indicate location (ABC 'jiān' 间 bf 4).
  4. jiān noun time interval
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 时间 (ABC 'jiān' 间 bf 3; NCCED '间' 2)
  5. jiān noun a room
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 房间 (ABC 'jiān' 间 bf 1; NCCED '间' 3)
  6. jiàn verb to thin out
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 v; NCCED jiàn '间' 4)
  7. jiàn verb to separate
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 bf 1; NCCED jiàn '间' 2)
  8. jiàn verb to sow discord
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 bf 2; NCCED jiàn '间' 3)
  9. jiàn noun an opening / a gap
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 bf 3; NCCED jiàn '间' 1)
  10. jiàn noun a leak / a crevice
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 bf 4)
  11. jiàn adjective mixed
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (ABC 'jiàn' 间 bf 5)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Zun Po Xu Mi Pusa Suo Ji Lun 《尊婆須蜜菩薩所集論》 Scroll 4 54
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 46
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 11 45
Zun Po Xu Mi Pusa Suo Ji Lun 《尊婆須蜜菩薩所集論》 Scroll 8 37
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 4 36
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 307 36
Abhidharmamahāvibhāṣaśāstra (Apidamo Dapiposha Lun) 《阿毘達磨大毘婆沙論》 Scroll 53 35
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 510 35
Fo Shuo Zaoxiang Liangdu Jing Jie 《佛說造像量度經解》 Scroll 1 35
Itivṛttakasūtra (Benshi Jing) 《本事經》 Scroll 1 34