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bì bǐ

  1. verb to associate with / be near
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 亲近 (Guoyu '比' bì v 1)
  2. verb to compare / to contrast
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: For example, 我比你岁数大点 'I am a little older than you.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 174; Guoyu '比' v 1; Unihan '比')
  3. preposition used for comparison
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: A comparative preposition (Guoyu '比' prep; Sun 2006, loc. 1743)
  4. noun Kangxi radical 81
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7; Guoyu '比' bǐ n 4)
  5. adverb by the time that / when
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 比 indicates a temporal sequence in this sense in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 159). For example, 比其反也 'on his return' (Mengzi: 2.6/10/17, translation by Legge)
  6. verb to gesture (with hands)
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Communications 通讯
    Notes: (Guoyu '比' bǐ v 4)
  7. verb to make an analogy
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '比' bǐ v 5)
  8. noun an analogy
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 譬喻 (Guoyu '比' bǐ n 1)
  9. noun an example
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 事例 (Guoyu '比' bǐ n 2)

Contained in

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Japan 日本 33
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 India 印度 28
Between Ignorance and Enlightenment 4 - A Life of Pluses and Minuses 《迷悟之間(四)生命的密碼》 Comparing Oneself to Others 人比人 23
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Society Issues Investigation (Volume 1) - A Buddhist View of 'Suicide' 社會議題探討(上冊) 佛教對「自殺問題」的看法 20
Hsing Yun Diary (1991/5-1992/12) 《星雲日記(1991/5~1992/12)》 Hsing Yun Diary 19 - A Heart-to-Heart Talk: May All Wishes Come True 星雲日記19~談心接心 心想事成(1992/9/16~1992/9/30) 18
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Society Issues Investigation (Volume 1) - A Buddhist View of 'Female Questions' 社會議題探討(上冊) 佛教對「女性問題」的看法 18
Humanistic Buddhism Series 5 - The Human World and Practice 《人間佛教系列5-人間與實踐》 Humanistic Buddhism: A Blueprint for Life 人間佛教的藍圖 17
Hsing Yun Diary (1993/1-1994/8) 《星雲日記(1993/1~1994/8)》 Hsing Yun Diary 26 - Managing Causes and Conditions: The Buddha is Like Light 星雲日記26~把握因緣 佛如光(1993/11/1~1993/11/15) 15
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 6 - Culture and Education 2 《百年佛緣6-文教篇2》 My Shallow Acquaintance with Theater 我對戲劇的淺識 15
Life's Ten Thousand Affairs 2 - Intangible Value 《人間萬事2-無形的可貴》 Scroll 2: Sources of Joy - Importance 卷二 快樂的來源 重要 14

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
没有比 沒有比 沒有比得上這種欲望更強大熾烈的 The Universal Gate : a Commentary on Avalokitesvara's Universal Gate Sutra 《觀世音菩薩普門品講話》 The Buddha Replies 釋尊應答 5
一比 一比 如是把其他的九界拿到我們自身上來比一比 The Universal Gate : a Commentary on Avalokitesvara's Universal Gate Sutra 《觀世音菩薩普門品講話》 The Lotus Sūtra 妙法蓮華經 4
比人 比人 但精神上的財富卻比人多 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 7: The Importance of Practicing Giving 第七講 布施為度人的根本 3
比在家 比在家 出家生活比在家好 Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 3
比男性 比男性 似乎女性要比男性來得多 One Hundred Lessons on Monastery Language and Affairs 2: Becoming a Monastic and the Rules of the Precepts 《僧事百講2-出家戒法》 Lecture 17: Siksamana 第十七講.式叉摩那 3
伦比 倫比 無物倫比 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 Generosity and non-attachment - Part 4 [Lecture] 布施心應無所住分第四 【講話】 3
比一 比一 如是把其他的九界拿到我們自身上來比一比 The Universal Gate : a Commentary on Avalokitesvara's Universal Gate Sutra 《觀世音菩薩普門品講話》 The Lotus Sūtra 妙法蓮華經 3
要比 要比 要比在家信眾嚴厲得多 One Hundred Lessons on Monastery Language and Affairs 2: Becoming a Monastic and the Rules of the Precepts 《僧事百講2-出家戒法》 Lecture 17: Siksamana 第十七講.式叉摩那 2
比比 比比 比比皆是 Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Introduction 前言 2
人数比 人數比 並非女性信仰宗教的人數比男性多 One Hundred Lessons on Monastery Language and Affairs 2: Becoming a Monastic and the Rules of the Precepts 《僧事百講2-出家戒法》 Lecture 17: Siksamana 第十七講.式叉摩那 2

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