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huò

  1. huò conjunction or
    Domain: Function Words 虚词
  2. huò adverb maybe / perhaps / might / possibly
    Domain: Characteristic 特点
  3. huò adverb some / someone
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 或 may be used in Literary Chinese in this sense to indicate one or more from a set of things (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 134). For example, 或百步而後止,或五十步而後止。'Some run a hundred paces and stop; some run fifty paces and stop.' (Mengzi: 1.3/1/23, translation by Legge)

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或者或多或少或是或许设或不可或缺净土或问

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《平準書》 Equalization 22
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 16
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 16
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《滕文公章句上》 Commentary on Teng Wen Gong I 14
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《為政第二》 Commentary on Wei Zheng II 14
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III 13
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 12
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公冶長第五》 Commentary on Gong Ye Zhang V 12
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《憲問第十四》 Commentary on Xian Wen XIV 12

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
孔子 2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
9. 《子罕》 Zi Han in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 5
不良 《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 9
《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《禮器》 Rites in the Formation of Character in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
編曲 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
二者有餘 《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
惠子 Selections from Zhuang Zi in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 3
東周 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
子孫中國 《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
古文 《卷一‧序》 Scroll 1, Preface in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 3
古文以為 《屮部》 Chè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
以為 《艸部》 Cǎo Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1