14 matches found

Simplified 简体Traditional 繁體Pinyin 拼音English 英文Grammar 语法Notes 注释
dāng to be / to act as / to serve as 动词 Verb (verb) (Kroll '當' 2; NCCED 1 '当' 5)
dāng at or in the very same / be apposite 介词 Preposition (preposition) (CED 1 '当' 4; Kroll '當' 1; NCCED 1 '当' 7)
dāng dang 象声词 Onomatopoeia (onomatopoeia) As in the sound of a bell
dāng towards / to 介词 Preposition (preposition)
dāng to accept / to bear / to support / to inherit 动词 Verb (verb) (CED 2 '当' 2; NCCED 1 '当' 3)
dāng to manage / to host 动词 Verb (verb) For example, 当家 'to manage a household' (CED 2 '当' 3; NCCED 1 '当' 2)
dāng should 动词 Verb (verb) (CED 1 '当' 2; NCCED 1 '当' 9)
dāng at / contemporary 形容词 Adjective (adjective)
dāng to block 动词 Verb (verb) In this sense, 当 is a function word that expresses simultaneity (NCCED 1 '当' 4; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 160). For example, 當在宋也 'When I was in Song' (Mengzi: 4.3/20/18, translation by Legge)
dàng suitable / correspond to 形容词 Adjective (adjective) (Kroll '當' dàng 1)
dàng to be equal 动词 Verb (verb) (CED 1 '当' 1; NCCED 1 '当' 1)
dàng to face / to be in somebody's presence 动词 Verb (verb) (CED 1 '当' 3; NCCED 1 '当' 6)
dāng end 名词 Noun (noun) (NCCED 1 '当' 10)
dàng clang / jingle 象声词 Onomatopoeia (onomatopoeia) (CED 3 '当'; NCCED 2 '当')

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