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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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 116
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《楚世家》 House of Chu 105
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I 90
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 89
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《范睢蔡澤列傳》 Biographies of Fan Sui and Cai Ze 88
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句上》 Commentary on Jin Xin I 82
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 81
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《趙世家》 House of Zhao 81
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou 79
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句下》 Commentary on Li Lou II 79