Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

没 (沒) méi mò

  1. méi adverb not have
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 无; for example, 他没别的办法 'He had no other way.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 175; Guoyu '沒' méi v 1; Unihan '沒'; XHZD '没' méi 1)
  2. méi adverb not
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A negative prefix for action verbs (XHZD '没' méi 2)
  3. verb to drown / to sink
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 沉入水; as in 沉没 (Guoyu '沒' v 1; Unihan '沒'; XHZD '没' mò 1)
  4. verb to overflow / to inundate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (XHZD '没' mò 2)
  5. verb to confiscate / to impound
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 沒收 (Guoyu '沒' v 5; XHZD '没' mò 3)
  6. verb to end / to the end
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 终了 or 结束 (Guoyu '沒' v 4; XHZD '没' mò 4)
  7. verb to die
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 死; as a variant of 殁 (Guoyu '沒' v 6; XHZD '没' mò 5)
  8. verb deeply buried
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 沉埋 (Guoyu '沒' v 2)
  9. verb to disappear
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 消失 (Guoyu '沒' v 3)
  10. méi verb not as good as
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 不如(Guoyu '沒' méi v 2)
  11. méi verb not
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: A negative prefix for verbs; for example, 没来 'did not come' (Sun 2006, loc. 1840; Guoyu '沒' méi adv)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十七 志第十 天文十 Volume 57 Treatises 10: Astronomy 10 379
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十九 志第十二 天文十二 Volume 59 Treatises 12: Astronomy 12 367
History of Song 《宋史》 卷五十八 志第十一 天文十一 Volume 58 Treatises 11: Astronomy 11 340
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十 志第十三 天文十三 Volume 60 Treatises 13: Astronomy 13 148
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十四 志第十七 五行二下 Volume 64 Treatises 17: Five Elements 2b 147
Book of Southern Qi 《南齊書》 卷十三 志第五 天文下 Volume 13 Treatises 5: Astronomy 1 50
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷107下 律曆志三下 Volume 107b Treatise 3: Treatise on Music and Calendars 2 40
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷107上 律曆志三上 Volume 107a Treatise 3: Treatise on Music and Calendars 1 38
History of Ming 《明史》 卷二十八 志第四 五行一 Volume 28 Treatises 4: Five Elements 1 30
History of Song 《宋史》 卷六十一 志第十四 五行一上 Volume 61 Treatises 14: Five Elements 1a 26