Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes


  1. fān measure word to take turns / a turn / a time
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (Unihan '番')
  2. fān verb to repeat
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Process 过程
    Notes: (Unihan '番')
  3. fān adjective foreign
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Culture 文化
    Notes: (Sun 2006, loc. 1486; Unihan '西')
  4. fān adjective Tibetan
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used in Tang times (Sun 2006, loc. 1491)

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十一 志第一百四十四 兵五 Volume 191 Treatises 144: Military 5 48
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十二 志第一百四十五 兵六 Volume 192 Treatises 145: Military 6 34
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十六    志第三十六  百官一 Volume 46 Treatises 41: Official Posts 1 25
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷五十     志第四十   兵 Volume 50 Treatises 46: Military 21
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷四十九上   志第三十九上 百官四上 Volume 49a Treatises 44: Official Posts 4a 19
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十三 志第二十三: 職官二 Volume 43 Treatises 23: Government Service 2 15
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百九十 志第一百四十三 兵四 Volume 190 Treatises 143: Military 4 14
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百七十八 志第一百三十一 食貨上六 Volume 178 Treatises 131: Food and Commodities 1f 9
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十五 西南夷兩粵朝鮮傳 Volume 95: Traditions of the Yi of the southeast, the two Yues, and Chosun (Korea) --- Nanyue and Min Yue 8
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十二 志第二十二: 職官一 Volume 42 Treatises 22: Government Service 1 7