Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes


  1. yòu adverb again / also
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Repetition 重复
    Notes: 又 and 再 both express repetition but their use is different. 又 expresses that a situation or action has already repeated. 再 is used for future actions (Sun 2006, loc. 1709; Unihan '又').
  2. yòu adverb expresses the existence of simultaneous conditions
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
    Notes: The adverb 又 is often used to express the existence of several properties or conditions in complex sentences. The phrases joined by 又…又… are usually of the same type.
  3. yòu noun Kangxi radical 29
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)

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Classic of Mountains and Seas 《山海經》 卷五 中山經 Chapter 5: Classic of the Mountains - Central 180
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十九 志第十九: 地理二 Volume 39 Treatises 19: Geography 2 178
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷35 志第30 經籍四 Volume 35 Treatises 30: Bibliography 4 177
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷31 志第26 地理下 Volume 31 Treatises 26: Geography 3 166
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷105之三 天象志一之三 Volume 105c Treatise 1: Celestial Phenomena 3 164
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十三下   志第三十三下 地理七下 Volume 43b Treatises 38: Gepgraphy 7b 155
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十六 志第二十六: 經籍上 Volume 46 Treatises 26: Literature 1 150
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷105之四 天象志一之四 Volume 105d Treatise 1: Celestial Phenomena 4 149