Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

dàn

  1. dàn conjunction but / yet / however
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 可是 (Guoyu '但' conj; Kroll '但' 3; Unihan '但'; XHZD '但' 2)
  2. dàn adverb merely / only
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 只 (Kroll '但' 2; Kroll '但' 1; Unihan '但'; XHZD '但' 2)
  3. dàn adverb vainly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '但' 2)
  4. dàn adverb promptly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '但' 4)
  5. dàn adverb all
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 凡 or 所有 (Guoyu '但' adv 4)
  6. dàn proper noun Dan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '但' n)

Contained in

不但但是但丁但三衣但坐不卧非但尼师但那

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷109 樂志五 Volume 109 Treatise 5: Music 18
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷53 李孝伯 李衝 Volume 53: Li Xiaobo, Li Chong 16
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷一 魏書一 武帝紀 Volume 1: Book of Wei 1 - Annals of Emperor Wu 15
History of Jin 《金史》 卷八  本紀第八: 世宗下 Volume 8 Annals 8: Shizong 3 15
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷八十九 列傳第七十七: 藝術上 Volume 89 Biographies 77: Diviners 1 14
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷二十九 魏書二十九 方技傳 Volume 29: Book of Wei 29 - Biographies of fangshis and artisans 14
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷108之四 禮志四之四 Volume 108d Treatise 4: Rituals 4 14
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷111 刑罰志七 Volume 111 Treatise 7: Criminal Punishment 14
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷66 李崇 崔亮 Volume 66: Li Chong, Cui Liang 14
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二十七 Scroll 27 13