shǎo

  1. shǎo adjective few
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不多 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adj 1; Unihan '少')
  2. shǎo verb to decrease / to lessen / to lose
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 丟失 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 3)
  3. shǎo adverb slightly / somewhat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 略微 or 稍微 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 3)
  4. shǎo verb to be inadequate / to be insufficient
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 不夠 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 1; Unihan '少')
  5. shǎo verb to be less than
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 2)
  6. shǎo verb to despise / to scorn / to look down on
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 轻视 (Guoyu '少' shǎo v 4)
  7. shǎo adverb short-term
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不久 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 1)
  8. shǎo adverb infrequently
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 不经常 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 2)
  9. shǎo adverb slightly / somewhat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 略微 or 稍微 (Guoyu '少' shǎo adv 2)
  10. shào adjective young
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年幼 or 年轻 (Guoyu '少' shào adj 1)
  11. shào noun youth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年轻的时候 (Guoyu '少' shào n 1)
  12. shào noun a youth / a young person
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 年轻人 (Guoyu '少' shào n 2)
  13. shào proper noun Shao
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '少' shào n 3)

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  • 少师 (少師) 少師 — Book of Documents 尚書, 商書 微子 Shang Shu - Count of Wei — count: 16
  • 少牢 (少牢) 殷以少牢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 10
  • 少退 (少退) 宰自右少退 — The Book of Etiquette and Ceremonial 儀禮, 士冠禮 第一 1. Capping rites for (the son of) a common officer — count: 9
  • 少皞 (少皞) 少皞氏有不才子 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 文公 Lord Wen — count: 8
  • 少姜 (少姜) 致少姜 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 7
  • 少进 (少進) 少進 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 宣公 Lord Xuan — count: 6
  • 少傅 (少傅) 少傅 — Book of Documents 尚書, 周書 周官 Zhou Shu - Officers of Zhou — count: 5
  • 少待 (少待) 姑少待我 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 4
  • 少安 (少安) 可以少安 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 4
  • 少称 (少稱) 將尊師少稱將 — Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋公羊傳, 隱公 Lord Yin — count: 3