hǎo hào

  1. hǎo adjective good
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: For example, 她看一切事情都很好 'She saw that everything was very good.' (Ye Shengtao, 1999, p. 18) 好 is one of the most overloaded words in Chinese, it can have a range of meanings depending on tone and context (Guoyu '好' hǎo adj 3; Kroll '好' hǎo 3; NCCED '好' hǎo 1).
  2. hǎo suffix indicates completion or readiness
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (Guoyu '好' hǎo adv 2; Kroll '好' hǎo 6; NCCED '好' hǎo 3)
  3. hào verb to be fond of / to be friendly
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 爱; for example the idiom, 好学不倦 'fond of learning not of labor' (Guoyu '好' hào v 1; Kroll '好' hào 1; NCCED '好' hào 1)
  4. hǎo interjection indicates agreement
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Interjection 叹词
    Notes: In the sense of 可以 (Guoyu '好' hǎo interjection 1; NCCED '好' hǎo 6)
  5. hǎo adjective indicates disatisfaction or sarcasm
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '好' hǎo interjection 2; NCCED '好' hǎo 13)
  6. hǎo adjective easy / convenient
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
    Notes: In the sense of 容易 (Guoyu '好' hǎo adv 3; NCCED '好' hǎo 7)
  7. hǎo adverb very / quite
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: In the sense of 很 or 非常 (Guoyu '好' hǎo adv 1; NCCED '好' hǎo 5)
  8. hǎo adverb many / long
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '好' hǎo adv 7)
  9. hǎo verb so as to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 以便 (Guoyu '好' hǎo adv 4; NCCED '好' hǎo 8)
  10. hǎo adjective friendly / kind
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 友爱 (Guoyu '好' hǎo adj 2; Kroll '好' hǎo 4; NCCED '好' hǎo 2)
  11. hào verb to be likely to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '好' hào 2)
  12. hǎo adjective beautiful
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 好 is synonymous with 美好 in this sense; for example the idiom, 花好月圆 'flowers are beautiful, moon is round [everything is wonderful]' (Guoyu '好' hǎo adj 1; Kroll '好' hǎo 1)
  13. hǎo verb to be healthy / to be recovered
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 痊愈 (Guoyu '好' hǎo v 2; NCCED '好' hǎo 4)
  14. hǎo adjective remarkable / excellent
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '好' hǎo 2)
  15. hǎo adjective suitable
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '好' hǎo 5)
  16. hào noun a hole in a coin or jade disk
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '好' hào n 2; Kroll '好' hào 2)
  17. hào noun a fond object
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '好' hào n 1)

Contained in

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 India 印度 53
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 49
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Care for Living and Dying Investigation (Volume 3) - A Buddhist View of 'Ailments of Body and Mind' 生死關懷探討(下冊) 佛教對「身心疾病」的看法 46
Humanistic Buddhism Series 9 - Study of the Chan and Pure Land Schools 《人間佛教系列9-禪學與淨土》 Chan Masters and Chan Poetry 禪師與禪詩 43
Hsing Yun Diary (1994/9-1996/12) 《星雲日記(1994/9~1996/12)》 Hsing Yun Diary 35 - The Art of Speaking: Making Buddha a Part of Your Life 星雲日記35~說話的藝術 佛化生活(1995/6/16~1995/6/30) 43
Hsing Yun Diary (1994/9-1996/12) 《星雲日記(1994/9~1996/12)》 Hsing Yun Diary 31 - Protecting the Heart, Turning the Situation: The Strength of Life 星雲日記31~守心轉境 生命力(1994/10/1~1994/10/15) 40
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 10 - Places of Practice 2 《百年佛緣10-道場篇2》 American Buddhism “The Dharma Comes West” 美國佛教「大法西來」 40
Hsing Yun Diary (1993/1-1994/8) 《星雲日記(1993/1~1994/8)》 Hsing Yun Diary 21 - Compassion is the Treasure of the Buddha's law: An Ordinary Mind 星雲日記21~慈悲是寶藏 平常心(1993/1/16~1993/1/31) 39
Humanistic Buddhism Series Contemporary Questions Symposium 《人間佛教當代問題座談會》 Community Ethics Investigation (Volume 2) - A Buddhist View of 'Life Fate' 族群倫理探討(中冊) 佛教對「人生命運」的看法 39
Hsing Yun Diary (1994/9-1996/12) 《星雲日記(1994/9~1996/12)》 Hsing Yun Diary 43 - Admiring Achievements and Virtue 星雲日記43~隨喜功德 隨喜功德(1996/10/16~1996/10/31) 38

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
一个好 一個好 禪和淨究竟那一個好 Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 4
好丑 好醜 不被妄想緣境的好醜所轉 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 Not receiving and not wanting to receive - Part 28 [Lecture] 不受不貪無住福勝分第二十八 【講話】 3
做好 做好 人做好了 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 8: Morality Fosters Self-Control 第八講 持戒為節欲的根本 3
三十二相好 三十二相好 三十二相好 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 All appearances are false; the true appearance of the Tathagata - Part 5 [Lecture] 諸相非如來實相第五 【講話】 2
好报 好報 好心哪裏有好報 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 Nothing is ended and nothing is extinguished - Part 27 [Lecture] 斷滅知見造生死業分第二十七 【講話】 2
路好 路好 大家覺得路好遠喔 Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 2
好雪 好雪 吾人欲提掇起這片片好雪 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 True merit melts karmic obstructions - Part 16 [Lecture] 金剛功德業障冰消分第十六 【講話】 2
要好好 要好好 你們那個東西要好好保護 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 Complete and utter selflessness - Part 17 [Lecture] 直下究竟本無我體分第十七 【講話】 2
好发 好髮 菩提心好發 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 5: Laziness Leads to Downfall 第五講 精進為降魔的根本 2
形相好 形相好 隨形相好非真如來 Lectures on the Diamond Sutra 《金剛經講話》 Beyond form and laksana - Part 20 [Lecture] 見身無住離相見性分第二十 【講話】 2