rén

  1. rén noun person / people / a human being
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: The measure word 个 is most frequently used. For example, 他们四个人 'the four of them' (Lao She, 2003, p. 224). However, other measure words, such as 口 and 名, may also be used. No measure word is used when referring to large numbers of people. For example, 数百万人 'millions of people.' (VOA, 2015-07-25) 人 is a common word in both modern and literary Chinese (Kroll '人' 1). 人 is the eighth most frequently used word in the Beijing Language Institute's 1985 frequency wordlist (CCD '人' 1; FE '人' 1; Ho, 2002, '人' 1, NCCED '人' 1).
  2. rén noun Kangxi radical 9
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: Person (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. rén noun a kind of person
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: For example, 中国人 'a Chinese person,' 北京人 'a person frm Beijing,' or 发言人 'spokesperson.' (CCD '人' 4; Ho, 2002, '人' 2, NCCED '人' 2) In literary Chinese, the formula [name] ... [place of birth] 人 is frequently used in biographies. For example, 孫子武者,齊人也 'Sun Zi was a military strategist from the state of Qi.' (Shiji, Biographies of Sun Tzu and Wu Qi《史記‧孫子吳起列傳》)
  4. rén noun everybody
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (CCD '人' 2; NCCED '人' 3)
  5. rén noun adult
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (CCD '人' 3; NCCED '人' 4)
  6. rén noun somebody / others
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (CCD '人' 5; NCCED '人' 5) For example, 祥子几乎和人打起来 'Xiangzi nearly got into a fight with some people.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 189) This sense is also used in literary Chinese (Kroll '人' 2). For example in literary Chinese, 其恕乎!己所不欲,勿施於人。 'Is not reciprocity such a word? What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.' (Lunyu 17:24, trans. by Legge 1861)
  7. rén noun an upright person
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: Referring to a person's moral character (CCD '人' 6; NCCED '人' 6)
  8. rén proper noun Human Realm
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: FGS translation standard: Human Realm (Faxiang)

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
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 222
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 160
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 Education' 族群倫理探討(中冊) 佛教對「生命教育」的看法 149
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 147
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Japan 日本 145
Humble Table, Wise Fare 《佛光菜根譚》 Volume 4: Writing on the Interaction of Many Egos 第四冊 群我相處篇 131
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 India 印度 128
Hsing Yun Diary (1993/1-1994/8) 《星雲日記(1993/1~1994/8)》 Hsing Yun Diary 22 - Opening the Door to the Mind: One Flower, One World 星雲日記22~打開心門 一花一世界(1993/4/16~1993/4/30) 122
Humanistic Buddhism Quotations 《人間佛教語錄》 Writings on Application in Life - A View on Conducting Oneself in Society 生活應用篇 處世觀 120
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 'Practical Management' 族群倫理探討(中冊) 佛教對「應用管理」的看法 120

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
给人 給人 不是光供在三寶殿裡給人供養禮拜的 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 1: An Overview of the Sutra on the Eight Realizations of the Great Beings 第一講 八大人覺經的概述 10
二人 二人 讓我們二人遇到 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 3: Greed is the Cause of Suffering 第三講 多欲為生死的根本 6
度人 度人 苦海常作度人舟 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 6
一人 一人 一人只有一半 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 3: Greed is the Cause of Suffering 第三講 多欲為生死的根本 6
憎恶人 憎惡人 不憎惡人 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Sutra Text 經 文 4
人做 人做 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
见到人 見到人 見到人的時候 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
活人 活人 必須活人的眼珠熬藥才能治 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 9: The Mahayana Mind 第九講 大乘心為普濟的根本 3
使人 使人 每每使人蕩情失志 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 3: Greed is the Cause of Suffering 第三講 多欲為生死的根本 3
叫人 叫人 並不能叫人少欲知足 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 3: Greed is the Cause of Suffering 第三講 多欲為生死的根本 3