诵 (誦) sòng

  1. sòng verb to recite; to read aloud; to recite from memory
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 诵 is the same as 背诵, emphasing memorization, or 朗诵, emphasizing performance, in this sense (GHC '诵' 1, 3). 誦:諷也。 'Sòng: to recite.' (Shuo Wen, Yán Radical 說文解字‧言部) 讀:誦書也。 'Dú: to recite a text.' (Shuo Wen, Yán Radical 說文解字‧言部) For example, 俱誦墨經 'all repeated the texts of Mo' (Zhuangzi, Tian Xia 莊子‧天下) Also, in the Diamond Sūtra, 受持讀誦此經 'receive, retain, read and recite this sūtra' (T 235)
  2. sòng verb to recount; to narrate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 诵 is the same as 陈述 or 述说 in this sense (GHC '诵' 2).
  3. sòng noun a poem
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 诵 is the same as 诗篇 in this sense (GHC '诵' 4).
  4. sòng verb recite; priase; pāṭha
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: pāṭha, or; varṇa, Japanese: shou, or: ju, Tibetan: brjod pa (BCSD '誦', p. 1297; Mahāvyutpatti 'varṇaḥ'; MW 'pāṭha'; SH '誦', p. 428; Unihan '誦')

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记诵朗诵读诵诵读联诵背诵传诵

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  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 221
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔 — count: 193
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 191
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔 — count: 190
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 159
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔 — count: 154
  • Scroll 2 Wrathful Vajrakumara bodhisattva Attainment Ritual (Sheng Jia Ni Fennu Jingang Tongzi Pusa Chengjiu Yi Gui Jing) 聖迦抳忿怒金剛童子菩薩成就儀軌經 — count: 117
  • Scroll 1 Western Dhāraṇī Matrix Vajra Amṛitakuṇḍali Ritual (Xifang Tuoluoni Cang Zhong Jingang Zu Amiliduojunzhali Fa) 西方陀羅尼藏中金剛族阿蜜哩多軍吒利法 — count: 96
  • Scroll 1 Arya-Tara Dharani Sutra (Ali Duoluo Tuoluoni Aluli Jing) 阿唎多羅陀羅尼阿嚕力經 — count: 95
  • Scroll 2 Susiddhikara Sutra (Su Xi Di Jie Luo Jing) 蘇悉地羯羅經 — count: 94

Collocations

  • 诵习 (誦習) 誦習為業 — Dīrghāgama 長阿含經, Scroll 6 — count: 98
  • 日诵 (日誦) 日誦法言 — Nirvāṇa Sūtra 般泥洹經, Scroll 2 — count: 76
  • 土城诵 (土城誦) 第二小土城誦 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 13 — count: 62
  • 后诵 (後誦) 第五日誦名後誦 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 49 — count: 44
  • 分别诵 (分別誦) 第四分別誦 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 38 — count: 39
  • 受持诵 (受持誦) 汝當如是善受持誦 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 23 — count: 24
  • 闻诵 (聞誦) 以何義故博聞誦習耶 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 36 — count: 24
  • 诵法 (誦法) 答曰翫誦法為習 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 10 — count: 10
  • 诵过 (誦過) 誦過四典經 — Madhyamāgama 中阿含經, Scroll 12 — count: 9
  • 诵法句 (誦法句) 誦法句偈 — An Alternative Translation of the Saṃyukta Āgama (Saṁyukatāgamasūtra) 別譯雜阿含經, Scroll 9 — count: 9