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难 (難) nán nàn

  1. nán adjective difficult
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较
    Notes: In Literary Chinese, this adjective can verb phrase as a complement (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 42).
  2. nán verb to put someone in a difficult position / to have difficulty
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Morality 道德
  3. nán adverb hardly possible
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Characteristic 特点
  4. nàn noun disaster / calamity
    Domain: Disaster 灾难
  5. nán auxiliary verb to be hard to / to be impossible to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Condition 状况
  6. nán adjective bad
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Comparison 比较

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难以困难苦难难度艰难难得难道难过难看难受难题出难题难民难怪为难灾难难关难堪难免疑难阿难阿难陀父母恩重难报经急难难陀难沮佛欲壑难填魔难善财难舍落难排难解纷危难劫难靖难之役易守难攻实叉难陀施乞叉难陀除诸恶难救度难近母厄难祸难难胜地难胜八难死难发难非难难陀龙王避难维祇难昙摩难提

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《老子韓非列傳》 Biographies of Laozi and Han Fei 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 15
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《憲問第十四》 Commentary on Xian Wen XIV 11
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《子路第十三》 Commentary on Zi Lu XIII 10
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 10
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 10
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《雍也第六》 Commentary on Yong Ye VI 9
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句上》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang I 9
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 9
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 8

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并且讨论使用科技使得恐怖分子使用互联网招募调动追随者途径 白宫会晤高科技公司 White House meets high tech companies- Fragment b (2016-01-09) in Media articles 1
计划敦促高科技执法部门负责人恐怖分子运用科技逃脱正义 白宫会晤高科技公司 White House meets high tech companies- Fragment c (2016-01-09) in Media articles 1
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
免於 6. 《雍也》 Yong Ye in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
7. 《述而》 Shu Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
8. 《泰伯》 Tai Bo in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
12. 《顏淵》 Yan Yuan in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《曲禮上》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 1 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
國家 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
先王 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《郊特牲》 The Single Victim at the Border Sacrifices in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 3
《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天運》 The Revolution of Heaven in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 7
《釋詁》 Explanation of Old Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋地》 Explanation of Earth in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
存亡 《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
專利 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
犬戎 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
豈不 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
《屮部》 Chè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《口部》 Kǒu Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1