wèi     to call

繁体 traditional: 謂
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语法 grammar: 动词 Verb
笔记 notes: In literary Chinese this transitory verb takes two arguments: the first object is the thing that is being called, and the second the thing that the first object is called (Pulleyblank 1995, pp. 33-34).
话题 topic: 古文 (Classical Chinese)

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