1. number eight
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity
    Notes: (Unihan '八')
  2. noun Kangxi radical 12
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals
    Notes: Eight (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. ordinal eighth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity
  4. adjective all around; all sides
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Unihan '八')
  5. number eight; aṣṭa
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: aṣṭa, Tibetan: brgyad, Japanese: hachi; for example, 八千頌般若 aṣṭasāhasrikāprajñāpāramitāsūtra 'Perfection of Wisdom in Eight Thousand Lines' (BCSD '八', p. 163; DJBT '八', p. 431; FGDB '小品般若經'; Mahāvyutpatti 'aṣṭa'; MW 'aṣṭan'; SH '八', p. 33)

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  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 158
  • Scroll 2 Avoiding Misfortune Caused by the Seven Planets (Qi Yao Rang Zai Jue) 七曜攘災決 — count: 153
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 152
  • Scroll 20 Record of Buddhist Teachings Compiled During the Kaiyuan Era 開元釋教錄 — count: 136
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 133
  • Scroll 17 Huayan Jing Tan Xuan Ji 華嚴經探玄記 — count: 122
  • Scroll 13 Dasheng Yi Zhang 大乘義章 — count: 110
  • Scroll 1 Commentary on the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya 俱舍論疏 — count: 107
  • Scroll 5 Dasheng Yi Zhang 大乘義章 — count: 100
  • Scroll 1 Avoiding Misfortune Caused by the Seven Planets (Qi Yao Rang Zai Jue) 七曜攘災決 — count: 96

Collocations

  • 八万 (八萬) 壽八萬四千 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 1 — count: 136
  • 八日 (八日) 八日如來生 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 4 — count: 22
  • 八万人 (八萬人) 三會弟子有八萬人 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 1 — count: 15
  • 八见 (八見) 彼盡入八見中 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 14 — count: 10
  • 八因缘 (八因緣) 有八因緣 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 2 — count: 8
  • 及八 (及八) 其四天下及八萬天下諸山 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 21 — count: 8
  • 谓八 (謂八) 謂八人 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 8 — count: 8
  • 八万岁 (八萬歲) 人壽八萬歲 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 1 — count: 7
  • 月八 (月八) 常以月八日 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 20 — count: 6
  • 寿八 (壽八) 人壽八萬歲 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 1 — count: 6