7 matches found

Simplified 简体Traditional 繁體Pinyin 拼音English 英文Grammar 语法Notes 注释
xué to study / to learn 动词 Verb (verb) The sense of 学习 is used in literary Chinese as well as modern Chinese. For example in literary Chinese, 吾十有五而志于學 ‘At fifteen, I had my mind bent on learning.’ (Lunyu 2:4, trans. by Legge 1861; Guoyu '學' v 2)
xué a discipline / a branch of study 词尾 Suffix (suffix) A nominal suffix meaning 学科 for concepts relating to education and research, such as 化学 'chemistry' (Guoyu '學' n 3; Sun 2006, loc. 712; Unihan '學')
xué to imitate 动词 Verb (verb) In the sense of 模仿 (Guoyu '學' v 3)
xué a school 名词 Noun (noun) In the sense of 学校 (Guoyu '學' n 1; Unihan '學')
xué to understand 动词 Verb (verb) (Guoyu '學' v 1)
xué learning / acquired knowledge 名词 Noun (noun) In the sense of 学问 (Guoyu '學' n 2; Unihan '學')
xué a doctrine 词尾 Suffix (suffix) A nominal suffix meaning 学说 for schools of thinking or philosophy, such as 儒学 Confucianism or 佛学 Buddhism (Guoyu '學' n 3)

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