Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

pronoun each / every
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量 , Concept: Demonstrative Pronoun 指示代词
Notes: Also classified as a determiner. 各 is used in this sense in both modern and Literary Chinese. For example, in modern Chinese, 各类美术作品 'all kinds of artworks.' (XHN 2015-12-25) In Literary Chinese it refers to the subject of a sentence (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 130). 各欲正己也 'Each State wishing itself to be corrected ...' (Mengzi: 14.4/73/23, translation by Legge)

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各种各地各个各级各自各界各式各样各奔前程各别各行各业各异加尔各答各色各各为人悉檀各位各类波多黎各各种各样全国各地各种各界人士各种颜色

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
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 220
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十七 志第一百 儀衞五 Volume 147 Treatises 100: Ceremonial Guards 5 185
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十八 志第一百四十一 兵二 Volume 188 Treatises 141: Military 2 173
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷28 志第23 百官下 Volume 28 Treatises 23: Government Offices 3 169
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十五 志第九十八 儀衞三 Volume 145 Treatises 98: Ceremonial Guards 3 154
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二十三上   志第十三上  儀衛上 Volume 23a Treatises 13: Ceremonies 1 154
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十七 志第一百四十 兵一 Volume 187 Treatises 140: Military 1 149
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷三十四 志第十四: 曆三 Volume 34 Treatises 14: Calendar 3 144
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百四十六 志第九十九 儀衞四 Volume 146 Treatises 99: Ceremonial Guards 4 131
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷四十四 志第二十四: 職官三 Volume 44 Treatises 24: Government Service 3 130