1. noun letter; symbol; character
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 白纸写黑字 'to write black characters on white paper [to clearly document the matter]' (Guoyu '字' n 1; Suyu. p. 22; Unihan '字'; XHZD '字' 1)
  2. proper noun Zi
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '字' n 5)
  3. verb to love
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 爱 (Guoyu '字' v 3)
  4. verb to teach; to educate
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Education
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 教育 (Guoyu '字' v 2)
  5. verb to be allowed to marry
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 许嫁 (Guoyu '字' v 1; XHZD '字' 7)
  6. noun courtesy name; style name; scholarly or literary name
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 表字 (Guoyu '字' n 2; XHZD '字' 5)
  7. noun diction; wording
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 字眼.
  8. noun handwriting
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 字迹
  9. noun calligraphy; a work of calligraphy
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Art
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 书法 (XHZD '字' 4)
  10. noun a written pledge; a letter; a contract
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Writing
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 书信 (Guoyu '字' n 3; XHZD '字' 6)
  11. noun a font; a calligraphic style
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Art
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 字体 (XHZD '字' 3)
  12. noun the phonetic value of a character; the pronunciation of a character
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In this sense 字 is similar in meaning to 字音 (Guoyu '字' n 4; XHZD '字' 2)

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 1 Notes on Siddhaṃ Script 悉曇字記 — count: 231
  • Scroll 89 Dafang Guang Fo Huayan Jing Sui Shu Yan Yi Chao 大方廣佛華嚴經隨疏演義鈔 — count: 169
  • Scroll 10 Commentary on the Vairocana Sutra 大毘盧遮那成佛經疏 — count: 161
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 144
  • Scroll 25 The Sounds and Meanings of all the Terms in the Canonical Texts 一切經音義 — count: 139
  • Scroll 20 Record of Buddhist Teachings Compiled During the Kaiyuan Era 開元釋教錄 — count: 133
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 128
  • Scroll 1 Mahavairocana Buddha Chanting Summary (Da Piluzhena Fo Shuo Yao Lue Niansong Jing) 大毘盧遮那佛說要略念誦經 — count: 124
  • Scroll 2 Da Piluzhena Jing Gongyang Cidi Fa Shu 大毘盧遮那經供養次第法疏 — count: 110
  • Scroll 14 Commentary on the Vairocana Sutra 大毘盧遮那成佛經疏 — count: 109

Collocations

  • 弟子字 (弟子字) 維衛佛第一弟子字為塞 — Sutra on the Names of the Fathers and Mothers of the Seven Buddhas (Qi Fo Fumu Xing Zi Jing) 七佛父母姓字經, Scroll 1 — count: 14
  • 有名字 (有名字) 為有更有名字不 — Sutra on the Conditions for Desire and Rebirth (Ren Ben Yu Sheng Jing) 人本欲生經, Scroll 1 — count: 9
  • 父字 (父字) 父字槃裱剎利王 — Sutra on the Names of the Fathers and Mothers of the Seven Buddhas (Qi Fo Fumu Xing Zi Jing) 七佛父母姓字經, Scroll 1 — count: 8
  • 母字 (母字) 母字槃頭末陀 — Sutra on the Names of the Fathers and Mothers of the Seven Buddhas (Qi Fo Fumu Xing Zi Jing) 七佛父母姓字經, Scroll 1 — count: 7
  • 子字 (子字) 子字無延 — Sutra on the Names of the Fathers and Mothers of the Seven Buddhas (Qi Fo Fumu Xing Zi Jing) 七佛父母姓字經, Scroll 1 — count: 6
  • 字欝 (字欝) 母字欝多羅 — Sutra on the Names of the Fathers and Mothers of the Seven Buddhas (Qi Fo Fumu Xing Zi Jing) 七佛父母姓字經, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 树字 (樹字) 一樹字迦栴 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 佛般泥洹經, Scroll 2 — count: 4
  • 字色 (字色) 從識為字色 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 佛般泥洹經, Scroll 1 — count: 4
  • 字因陀罗 (字因陀羅) 盡字因陀羅 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 12 — count: 4
  • 十三字 (十三字) 千二百一十三字 — Middle Length Discourses (Zhong Ahan Jing) 中阿含經, Scroll 3 — count: 3