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圆 (圓) yuán

  1. yuán noun won / yuan
    Domain: Geography 地理 , Subdomain: South Korea 韩国 , Concept: Currency 货币
    Notes: Unit of currency in North and South Korea and also an alternate way of writing 元 for the Chinese unit of currency (FE '圓' 4; CCD '圆' 6)
  2. yuán noun a circle
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: (ABCE '圓'; FE '圓' 5)
  3. yuán adjective circlar / round
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: In the sense of 圆形 (ABCE '圓'; CCD '圆' 1; FE '圓' 1; GHDC '圆' 1)
  4. yuán verb to justify
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (FE '圓' 2)
  5. yuán adjective satisfactory
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CCD '圆' 4; FE '圓' 3)
  6. yuán noun circumference
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: An abbreviation for 圓周 (CCD '圆' 2)
  7. yuán adjective spherical / ball-shaped
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Form 形态
    Notes: (CCD '圆' 3)
  8. yuán verb to complete
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 圆满 or 完整 (CCD '圆' 5; GHDC '圆' 4)
  9. yuán noun a round coin
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (CCD '圆' 7)
  10. yuán proper noun Yuan
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (CCD '圆' 8)
  11. yuán adjective ample
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 丰满 (GHDC '圆' 3)

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《外物》 What comes from Without 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《說劍》 Delight in the Sword-fight 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《天下》 Tian Xia 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui 1
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs 1
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《囗部》 Wéi Radical 1
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII 1
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I 1

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《馬蹄》 Horses's Hoofs in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《徐無鬼》 Xu Wu-gui in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《外物》 What comes from Without in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《盜跖》 The Robber Zhi in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《囗部》 Wéi Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《告子章句上》 Commentary on Gaozi I in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1