gǎn

  1. gǎn adjective bold; brave
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CC-CEDICT '敢')
  2. gǎn auxiliary verb to dare to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: 敢 is used as a modal auxiliary verb in this sense in both modern and Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 122; Sun 2006, loc. 1723).

Contained in

Also contained in

舍得一身剐,敢把皇帝拉下马不敢自专敢做敢当敢死队不敢越雷池一步石敢当不敢苟同不敢敢为辄敢敢怒而不敢言敢不从命勇敢安敢竟敢不敢当不敢高攀敢作敢当敢于敢情未敢苟同胆敢果敢不敢违其政不敢恭维敢作敢为敢为人先敢打敢冲愧不敢当岂敢

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 12 Hongming Ji (Collection on the Propagation and Clarification of Buddhism) 弘明集 — count: 13 , has English translation
  • Scroll 5 Record of the Teaching and Practices of Siming (Siming Zunzhe Jiao Xing Lu) 四明尊者教行錄 — count: 12
  • Scroll 3 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 釋氏稽古略 — count: 11
  • Scroll 1 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 10
  • Scroll 1 Quotations from Abbot Mi An 密菴和尚語錄 — count: 10
  • Scroll 22 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 續高僧傳 — count: 10
  • Scroll 9 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 10
  • Scroll 32 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 續傳燈錄 — count: 10
  • Scroll 22 Fo Zu Lidai Tong Zai 佛祖歷代通載 — count: 9
  • Scroll 14 Supplement to Records of the Transmission of the Lamp 續傳燈錄 — count: 9

Collocations

  • 敢陈 (敢陳) 聽乃敢陳 — Middle Length Discourses (Zhong Ahan Jing) 中阿含經, Scroll 35 — count: 13
  • 未敢 (未敢) 未敢通之 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 佛般泥洹經, Scroll 2 — count: 8
  • 敢违 (敢違) 不復敢違 — Sujata Sutra 佛說玉耶女經, Scroll 1 — count: 6
  • 敢能 (敢能) 敢能如是索我相鬪 — Dazhengju Wang Jing (Pāyāsisuttanta) 大正句王經, Scroll 2 — count: 5
  • 敢近 (敢近) 一切鳥獸無敢近者 — Jātaka stories of the Bodhisattva (Pusa Benyuan Jing) 菩薩本緣經, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 不复敢 (不復敢) 終不復敢重詣如來命敵論議 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 5 — count: 4
  • 敢问 (敢問) 敢問大聖智 — Long Discourses (Chang Ahan Jing) 長阿含經, Scroll 3 — count: 4
  • 敢抗 (敢抗) 無敢抗對者 — Da Zhuangyan Lun Jing (Kalpanāmaṇḍitikā) 大莊嚴論經, Scroll 2 — count: 3
  • 敢入 (敢入) 此婢生物敢入中坐 — Ekottarāgama 增壹阿含經, Scroll 26 — count: 3
  • 敢来 (敢來) 令諸比丘敢來奉見 — Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經, Scroll 10 — count: 3