Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

于 (於)

  1. preposition in / at / to / from
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: For example, 天生德於予 'Heaven produced the virtue that is in me.' (Lunyu 7:22)
  2. particle in / at
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Acts as a locative particle
  3. conjunction than / more than
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used for comparison
  4. verb to go / to
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Although it is now the simplified form of 於, in classical Chinese 于 was a different character from 於 with the a different pronuncation in EMC (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 53).
  5. verb to rely on / to depend on
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Relationship 联系
    Notes: Synonymous with 依靠.
  6. verb to reside
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Housing 住房
    Notes: Synonymous with 居.
  7. verb to treat generously / to be hospitable
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Social Interaction 交际
    Notes: Synonymous with 厚待.
  8. verb to treat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Social Interaction 交际
    Notes: Synonymous with 对待.
  9. preposition oppposing
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonymous with 对于.
  10. preposition and
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
  11. preposition compared to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
  12. preposition passive construction
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonymous with 被.
  13. conjunction and / as well as
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: Synonymous with 而.
  14. particle an auxilliary or structural particle
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
  15. interjection interjection
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词

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Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 412
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 316
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷六十七 列傳第二十七 謝靈運 Volume 67 Biographies 27: Xie Lingyun 276
Daode Jing 《道德經》 With commentary by 王弼 Wang Bi 183
Book of Wei 《魏書》 卷95 匈奴劉聰 羯胡石勒 鐵弗劉虎 徒何慕容廆 臨渭氐苻健 羌姚萇 略陽氐吕光 Volume 95: Liu Cong of the Xiongnu, Shi Le of the Jie People, Liu Hu of the Tiefu, Murong Hui of the Tuhe, Fu Jian of the Linwei Di, Yao Chong of the Qiang, Lu Guang of the Lüeyang Di 179
Canon of Supreme Mystery 《太玄經》 Full Text 179
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十九 張衡列傳 Volume 59: Biography of Zhang Heng 169
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 哀公 Lord Ai 157
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷二十一 志第一: 禮儀一 Volume 21 Treatises 1: Rites 1 150
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷二十一 律曆志 Volume 21: Treatise on Rhythm and the Calendar 150