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  *孔* | 孔* | *孔
hole / CL: 個|个 / classifier for cave dwellings
  *孔* | 孔* | *孔
surname Kong
to bore a hole / to drill / drilled hole
small hole in an object
Confucius (551-479 BC), Chinese thinker and social philosopher, also known as 孔夫子
pore (geology)
round hole
diameter of hole
Auguste Comte (1798-1857), French philosopher
Kong Rong giving up pears, classic moral story about Kong Rong 孔融 picking up smaller pears while leaving the bigger ones to his older brothers, still used nowadays to educate the young on courtesy and modesty
to punch or bore a hole / to perforate / perforation
air-bubble / pore / stoma
Confucius Institute, organization established internationally by the PRC, promoting Chinese language and culture
jack / socket
to widen a tube / to ream (i.e. widen a hole)
Confucian temple
pupil (of eye)
an air vent / a ventilation shaft
hole (e.g. of sieve or colander)
Teaching of Confucius / Confucianism
nostril / CL: 隻|只
courtesy name of Zhuge Liang 諸葛亮|诸葛亮
Confucius' school (i.e. his direct disciples)
Kong Rong (153-208), poet of the Three Kingdoms period
the seven apertures of the human head: 2 eyes, 2 ears, 2 nostrils, 1 mouth
to offer sacrifices to Confucius
the Confucius family mausoleum at Qufu 曲阜, rebuilt and extended by every dynasty
opening providing access / the teaching of Confucius
round coin with a square hole in the middle, used in former times in China
sky lantern (miniature hot-air balloon used during festivals)
Confucius and Mencius
air vent / louvre
hole puncher
plughole / drainage hole
an airvent / a louvre / airflow orifice
temple to Confucius in his hometown Qufu
(literary) valorous
Kong Shangren (1648-1718), Qing dramatist and poet, author of The Peach Blossom Fan 桃花扇
slot / groove / slotted hole
perforations (on a postage stamp)
Kong Yingda (574-648), Confucian scholar
partial view / limited outlook
the Sage Confucius
Porifera (phylum of sponges)
The School Sayings of Confucius, a supplement to the Analects / abbr. to 家語|家语
bullet hole
aperture / hole / cavity
(of a musical instrument) blow hole
the teaching of Confucius and Mencius
urgent / numerous
hole in the body of a musical instrument, covered with a membrane which produces a buzzing tone
microporous membrane
(bird species of China) green peafowl (Pavo muticus)
Seventeen-Arch Bridge in the Summer Palace 頤和園|颐和园, Beijing
(zoology) phylum Porifera (sponges)
Peacock River in Xinjiang
the K'ung family Masters' anthology, collection of dialogues between Confucius and his disciples, possibly forged in third century by Wang Su 王肅|王肃
Kongsberg (city in Norway)
(Internet slang) spoiled city girl from a rich family
lit. leave no hole undrilled (idiom); to latch on to every opportunity
condom (loanword) / see 安全套
Pavo (constellation)
auger / drill
chikungunya fever
sweat pore
heavily damaged / (fig.) full of holes / riddled with problems
(coll., humorous) money (so named because in former times, Chinese coins had a square hole in the middle)
sweat pore
lit. to breathe through the same nostril (idiom); fig. two people say exactly the same thing (usually derog.) / to sing from the same hymn sheet
(Tw) grommet
abalone (Haliotis diversicolor)
Kong Yiji, protagonist of short story by Lu Xun 魯迅|鲁迅
bleed hole / overflow pipe / spill vent
Farrer's scallop (Chlamys farreri), aka Chinese scallop
pinhole camera (for espionage, voyeurism etc)
Confucius (551-479 BC), Chinese thinker and social philosopher, also known as 孔子
see 九孔
hawsehole (small hole for anchor cable or hawser in the side of ship)
Confuciusornis sanctus (Jurassic fossil bird)
(bird species of China) grey peacock-pheasant (Polyplectron bicalcaratum)
(bird species of China) Hainan peacock-pheasant (Polyplectron katsumatae)
cloaca (of bird or reptile)
porous / having many holes (e.g. filter gauze or sieve)
screen printing
courageous and strong (idiom) / Herculean (physique etc)

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