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U+4E58

Seal script

Jinwen

Jiaguwen

Jianbo

Alternate form
𠅞
Semantic variant
𠓸
Semantic variant
𨍱
Semantic variant

Radical:丿+ 9 strokes = 10 strokes total.
References:Kangxi: p.83#09 Cihai: p.47r5c01 GSR: 895.a Hanyu: v1,p0040#01
Composition:Merging of and . Component of: 𨝄 𢟊 𭡽 𢾽 𦟇 𦶝 𪳕 𬨾 𤳁 𬼒 𬟯 𧪝 𨍱
Mandarin:chéng shèng ㄔㄥˊ ㄕㄥˋ
Cantonese:sing4 sing6
Tang reconstruction:jhiəng jhiə̀ng
Kangxi:康熙字典·丿部·》乘:〔古文〕𠅞𠓸《唐韵》食陵切《集韵》《韵会》神陵切,𠀤音绳。《广韵》驾也,登也。《易·乾卦》时乘六龙以御天。又因也。《孟子》不如乘势。《老子·道德经》乗乗兮若无所归。又治也。《·豳风》亟其乘屋。又胜也。《周语》乘人不义陵也。又计也。《周礼·夏官·槀人》乘其事,试其弓弩,以下上其食而诛赏。又姓。汉煮枣侯乗昌。又《广韵》《韵会》实证切《集韵》石证切,𠀤音剩。车也。《·小雅》元戎十乘,以先啓行。又物双曰乘。《左传·僖三十三年》弦高以乘韦先牛十二犒师。《扬子·方言》双雁曰乘。又物四数皆曰乘。《礼·少仪》乘壶酒。《孟子》发乗矢。又乗丘,地名。《尔雅·释地注》乗丘,形似车乘也。又草名。《尔雅·释草》望乘车。《注》可爲索,长丈馀。又《韵会》乘者,载也。取载事爲名。《孟子》晋之乗。◎按《韵瑞》引晋乘入平声,误。今宗谱曰家乘,义与史乘通。又《传灯录》禅有浅深阶级,一小乘,一大乘。顿悟自心无漏智,此心卽佛,曰最上乘。《宋沙门契嵩·原敎篇》五乘皆统之于三藏。一人乗,二天乗,三声闻乗,四缘觉乘,五菩萨乘。后三乘导其徒出世也。前二乗以欲不可辄去,就其情而制之也。皆去声。又《集韵》诸应切,音证。姓也。《说文》本作椉。
Unihan definition:ride, ascend; avail oneself of; numerary adjunct for vehicles

CTP Dictionary


chéng ㄔㄥˊ (1.1): 驾御。 Drive.
诗经·大叔于田》:叔于田、乘马、执辔如组、两骖如舞。
Shu has gone hunting, Mounted in his chariot and four. The reins are in his grasp like ribbons, While the two outside horses move [with regular steps], as dancers do.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (1.2): 乘,乘坐。 Ride.
墨子·小取》:白马,马也。
Riding a white horse is riding a horse.
论语·雍也》:子曰:“赤之适齐也,肥马,衣轻裘。”
The Master said, "When Chi was proceeding to Qi, he had fat horses to his carriage, and wore light furs."
道德经》:虽有舟舆,无所之,虽有甲兵,无所陈之。
Though they had boats and carriages, they should have no occasion to ride in them; though they had buff coats and sharp weapons, they should have no occasion to don or use them.
扬子法言》:乘国者,其如航乎?
Ruling a kingdom is like sailing a boat!
礼记·月令》:乃告舟备具于天子焉,天子始舟。
春秋左传》:齐侯与蔡姬舟于囿,荡公,公惧,变色,禁之不可,公怒,归之,未绝之也,蔡人嫁之。
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (1.3): 治理。 Rule, govern.
扬子法言》:国者,其如乘航乎?
Ruling a kingdom is like sailing a boat!
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (1.4): 著,穿。 Wear, put on.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (2.1): 登,升。 Ascend, go up.
吕氏春秋·贵直》:简子乃去犀蔽屏橹而立于矢石之所及,一鼓而士毕之。
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (2.2): 防守。 Defend.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (3.1): 趁,顺应。 Adjust to, take advantage of.
春秋左传》:秋,周甘歜败戎于邥垂,其饮酒也。
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (3.2): 凭恃。 Depend on, rely on.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (4.1): 辗压,践踏。 Trample.
墨子·节葬下》:已葬,而牛马之。
After burial, oxen and horses plodded over it.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (4.2): 欺淩,淩驾。 Bully and humiliate.
史记》:是后或力政,强弱,兴师不请天子。
战国策》:曰‘我将因强而弱’
新序·善谋》:曰:‘吾且因强而弱矣。’
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (4.3): 战胜。 Conquer, overcome in battle.
尚书·西伯戡黎》:殷始咎周,周人
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (5): 掩袭,追逐。 Launch an attack on, chase.
吕氏春秋·权勋》:于是以天下兵战,战合,击金而却之,卒北,天下兵之,触子因以一乘去,莫知其所,不闻其声。
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (6): 继承,秉承。 Inherit, carry on the wishes of.
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (7.1): 计算。 Calculate.
周礼·天官冢宰》:掌治法以考百官府、群都县鄙之治,其财用之出入。
chéng ㄔㄥˊ (7.2): 乘法(计算方法)。 Multiply (arithmetic).
九章算术·方田》:方田术曰:广从步数相得积步。
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (8.1): 车,兵车。包括一车四马。 Chariot, fighting vehicle with four horses.
墨子·非攻中》:今万之国,虚数于千,不胜而入广衍数于万,不胜而辟。
Moreover the states of ten thousand chariots now have empty towns to be counted by the thousand, which can be entered without conquest; and their extensive lands to be counted by the ten thousand (of mu), which can be cultivated without conquest.
论语·学而》:子曰:“道千之国:敬事而信,节用而爱人,使民以时。”
The Master said, "To rule a country of a thousand chariots, there must be reverent attention to business, and sincerity; economy in expenditure, and love for men; and the employment of the people at the proper seasons."
孟子·梁惠王上》:之国弑其君者,必千之家。
In the kingdom of ten thousand chariots, the murderer of his sovereign shall be the chief of a family of a thousand chariots.
庄子·在宥》:故贤者伏处大山嵁岩之下,而万之君忧栗乎庙堂之上。
The crime to which all was due was the meddling with and disturbing men's minds. The effect was that men of ability and worth lay concealed at the foot of the crags of mount Tai, and princes of ten thousand chariots were anxious and terrified in their ancestral temples.
礼记·大学》:之家,不畜聚敛之臣。
So, the house which possesses a hundred chariots should not keep a minister to look out for imposts that he may lay them on the people.
道德经》:奈何万之主,而以身轻天下?
How should the lord of a myriad chariots carry himself lightly before the kingdom?
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (8.2): 车兵。 Chariot-riding soldiers.
春秋左传》:大叔完聚,缮甲兵,具卒,将袭郑。
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (8.3): 指驾车的马。 Chariot horse.
韩非子》:造父方耨,得有子父乘车过者,马惊而不行,其子下车牵马,父子推车请造父助我推车,造父因收器辍而寄载之,援其子之,乃始检辔持厕,未之用也而马辔惊矣。
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (9.1): 量词:用以计算车、马、舟等。 Measure word, used for counting vehicles, horses, boats, etc.
春秋左传》:命子封帅车二百以伐京。
管子·大匡》:五年诸侯附,狄人伐,桓公告诸侯曰:“请救伐,诸侯许诺,大侯车二百,卒二千人,小侯车百乘,卒千人”
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (9.2): 量词:古代地积单位,四丘为乘。 Measure word. Unit of area equal to four qiu.
礼记·郊特牲》:唯社,丘共粢盛,所以报本反始也。
When there was such a sacrifice, from the towns, small and large, they contributed their vessels of rice, thereby expressing their gratitude to the source (of their prosperity) and going back in their thoughts to the beginning (of all being).
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (10.1): “四”的代称。 Four.
孟子·离娄下》:抽矢扣轮,去其金,发矢而后反。
He then took his arrows, knocked off their steel points against the carriage-wheel, discharged four of them, and returned.
诗经·大叔于田》:叔于田、乘马、执辔如组、两骖如舞
Shu has gone hunting, Mounted in his chariot and four. The reins are in his grasp like ribbons, While the two outside horses move [with regular steps], as dancers do.
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (10.2): 成双城对。 Pair up.
shèng ㄕㄥˋ (11): 春秋时晋国书名。 Name of a book of the state of Jin.
孟子·离娄下》:晋之,楚之梼杌,鲁之春秋,一也。
The Sheng of Jin, the Tao Wu of Chu, and the Chun Qiu of Lu were books of the same character.

乘丘
shèng qiū ㄕㄥˋ ㄑㄧㄡ : [地名] [Name of a place]
礼记·檀弓上》:鲁庄公及宋人战于乘丘
Duke Zhuang of Lu fought a battle with the men of Song at Sheng-qiu.
史记·宋微子世家》:十年夏,宋伐鲁,战于乘丘,鲁生虏宋南宫万

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