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finance and economics
  *经* | 经* | *经
surname Jing
  *经* | 经* | *经
classics / sacred book / scripture / to pass through / to undergo / to bear / to endure / warp (textile) / longitude / menstruation / channel (TCM) / abbr. for economics 經濟|经济
not having undergone / without (having gone though a certain process)
once / already / former / previously / ever / (past tense marker used before verb or clause)
nerve / mental state / (coll.) unhinged / nutjob
to experience / to go through
decent / honorable / proper / serious / according to standards
menstruation / a woman's period
Holy Bible / the Confucian classics / CL: ,
knack of doing business / business sense
to journey to India on a quest for the Buddhist scriptures / to learn by studying another's experience
to pass through / via / by way of
Shijing, the Book of Songs, early collection of Chinese poems and one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经
Nikkei, abbr. for Nikkei Shimbun 日本經濟新聞|日本经济新闻 / abbr. for Nikkei 225 index 日經指數|日经指数
the Five Classics of Confucianism, namely: the Book of Songs 詩經|诗经, the Book of History 書經|书经, the Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记, the Book of Changes 易經|易经, and the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋
The Book of Changes ("I Ching")
longitude east
the Heart Sutra
sutra / Taoist treatise
unavoidable / the only (road, entrance etc)
abbr. for 黃帝內經|黄帝内经, The Yellow Emperor's Internal Canon, medical text c. 300 BC
in deadly earnest / deadpan
Three Character Classic, 13th century reading primer consisting of Confucian tenets in lines of 3 characters
(slang) swearword / four-letter word
to go through numerous (setbacks, revisions etc)
menstrual pain / dysmenorrhea
the Book of Dao by Laozi or Lao-Tze, the sacred text of Daoism
Classic of Mountain and Sea, probably compiled c. 500 BC-200 BC, contains wide range of geography, mythology, witchcraft, popular customs etc
Buddhist texts / scripture
The Yellow Emperor's Internal Canon, medical text c. 300 BC
cranial nerves
optic nerve
form (horse racing)
classic book / sutra
Six Classics, namely: Book of Songs 詩經|诗经, Book of History 尚書|尚书, Book of Rites 儀禮|仪礼, the lost Book of Music 樂經|乐经, Book of Changes 易經|易经, Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋
channel tropism (TCM)
Yingjing county in Ya'an 雅安, Sichuan
conversant with the Confucian classics / to stimulate menstrual flow (TCM)
longitude west
sciatic nerve
to pass by / menstruation
Tripitaka Koreana, Buddhist scriptures carved on 81,340 wooden tablets and housed in Haeinsa 海印寺 in South Gyeongsang province of South Korea
serious / earnest / real / true
to study the Confucian classics / to read scriptures or canonical texts
to recite or chant Buddhist scripture
Shennong's Compendium of Materia Medica, a Han dynasty pharmacological compendium, 3 scrolls
to stop menstruating (as a result of pregnancy, menopause or medical condition etc)
Huangting Jing, one of the primary scriptures of Daoism
Koran (Islamic scripture) / Quran
twelve channels of TCM
Xiaojing (Classic of Filial Piety)
Avatamsaka sutra of the Huayan school / also called Buddhavatamsaka-mahavaipulya Sutra, the Flower adornment sutra or the Garland sutra
sympathetic nervous system
the Book of History, one of the Five Classics of Confucianism 五經|五经, a compendium of documents which make up the oldest extant texts of Chinese history, from legendary times down to the time of Confucius, also known as 尚書經|尚书经, 尚書|尚书, 書|书
trigeminal nerve
the Thirteen Confucian Classics, namely: Book of Songs 詩經|诗经, Book of History 尚書|尚书, Rites of Zhou 周禮|周礼, Rites and Ceremonies 儀禮|仪礼, Classic of Rites 禮記|礼记, Book of Changes 易經|易经, Mr Zuo's Annals 左傳|左传, Mr Gongyang's Annals 公羊傳|公羊传, Mr Guliang's Annals 穀梁傳|谷梁传, The Analects 論語|论语, Erya 爾雅|尔雅, Classic of Filial Piety 孝經|孝经, Mencius 孟子
menstruation / regular periods
exegesis / explanation of classic text
Classic of Rites (same as 禮記|礼记)
efferent nerve (transmitting out from the brain) / efferent neuron / motor nerve
to chant the sutras
demure / prudish / hypocritical
compass / same as 羅盤|罗盘
The Lotus Sutra
non-canonical text / dubious classic text / Apocrypha
Every family goes through its problems. (idiom)
(coll.) to go crazy / to lose it / demented / unhinged
vagus nerve
another name for the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋
Kama Sutra
afferent nerve (transmitting in to the brain) / afferent neuron
Book of Mormon
The Sutra in Forty-two Sections Spoken by the Buddha, the first Chinese Buddhist text, translated in 67 by Kasyapa-Matanga 迦葉摩騰 and Gobharana 竺法蘭 (Dharmaraksha)
to pass on scripture / to teach Confucian doctrine / to pass on one's experience
(literary) to hang oneself
The Lotus Sutra
Healing sutra / Bhaisajyaguru sutra
Xiao'erjing, refers to the use of the Arabic alphabet to write Chinese
the Nirvana sutra: every living thing has Buddha nature.
Avatamsaka sutra of the Huayan school / also called Buddhavatamsaka-mahavaipulya Sutra, the Flower adornment sutra or the Garland sutra
one of the channels of TCM
Classic on Medical Problems, c. 1st century AD / abbr. for 黃帝八十一難經|黄帝八十一难经
to explain a sutra / to expound the classics
forged scriptures / bogus classic / pseudepigrapha / apocrypha
sutra written on leaves of pattra palm tree
the Classic of Tea, first monograph ever on tea and its culture, written by 陸羽|陆羽 between 760-780
the Heart Sutra
peripheral nerve
The Yellow Emperor's Classic on the Feng Shui of Dwellings
Sandhinir mokcana vyuha sutra, a yogic text on awareness and meditation, translated as the Wisdom of Buddha
Book of Music, said to be one of the Six Classics lost after Qin's burning of the books in 212 BC, but may simply refer to Book of Songs 詩經|诗经
the Divine Pivot or Spiritual Pivot, ancient Chinese medical text
Qingnang Jing, a book on medical practice written by 華佗|华佗
Credo (section of Catholic mass)
the Pentateuch / the five books of Moses in the Old Testament

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