1. noun method / way
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 方法 or 办法 in this sense (CCD '法' 2; FE '法' 3). For example, 没法再管束自己 '[He] had no way to control himself any longer.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 306)
  2. proper noun France
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: France 法国 , Concept: Country 国家
    Notes: Abbreviation for 法国 (CCD 2 '法')
  3. noun the law / rules / regulations
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Law 法律
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 法令 or 规章 in this sense (CCD '法' 1; FE '法' 2)
  4. proper noun the teachings of the Buddha / Dharma / Dhárma
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dharma, Pali: dhamma, Japanese: hō; in the sense of 佛法 'Buddha dharma'; FGS translation standard: Dharma (BL 'dharma'; CCD '法' 5; Faxiang; FE '法' 5)
  5. noun a dharma / a dhárma / a natural law / teachings
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma. This word is used in Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism with a number of related meanings. In Hinduism, dhárma literally means 'that which is held together.' (BL 'dharma'; Mittal and Thursby 2006, p19); FGS translation standard: Dharma
  6. noun a mental object / a phenomenon / dharma / a thought
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma; a basic unit of existence or experience (BL 'dharma'); FGS translation standard: Dharma
  7. noun a standard / a norm
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: 法 is synonymous with 标准 or 模式 in this sense (CCD '法' 3; FE '法' 7).
  8. noun an institution
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 仿效 (FE '法' 1)
  9. verb to emulate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (CCD '法' 4; FE '法' 4)
  10. noun magic / a magic trick
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 法术 (CCD '法' 6; FE '法' 6)
  11. noun punishment
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (FE '法' 8)
  12. proper noun Fa
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CCD '法' 7; FE '法' 8)
  13. noun quality / characteristic
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrt: dhárma, Pāli: dhamma (BL 'dharma')
  14. noun Dharma
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: Fo Guang Shan 佛光山
    Notes: (Glossary of Humanistic Buddhism)

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