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xiǎo

xiǎo prefix indicates lack of seniority or young age
Domain: Affixes 附类
Notes: In this use, 小 is a 指小 'diminutive' venacular prefix used with a noun or person's surname to indicate familiarity (Sun 2006, loc. 691).

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小时大小大小写小巧小型小篆小学生小鹰小标题小于小节小学空中小姐小姐小轮车小伙子小伙儿从小小伙小气小心小数小说小满小暑小雪小寒最小公倍数小提琴小萝卜小应用程序区分大小写小米小孩儿小孩小麦小朋友胆小小牛儿王小花缩小微小小便小组大同小异小型计算机系统接口渺小细小小鬼小数点小心翼翼

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《歷書》 Calendars 153
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《天官書》 Astronomy 30
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 22
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《喪大記》 The Greater Record of Mourning Rites 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句下》 Commentary on Gaozi II 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《大宛列傳》 Treatise on the Dayuan 15
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical 14
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《酷吏列傳》 Biographies of Cruel Officials 14
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 14
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 14

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
管仲 3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
11. 《先進》 Xian Jin in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
13. 《子路》 Zi Lu in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 3
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 9
主人 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 13
《月令》 Proceedings of Government in the Different Months in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 4
不及 《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 5
《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 6
凡事 《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《外篇‧駢拇》 Outer Chapters - Webbed Toes in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋訓》 Explanation of Instructions in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋宮》 Explanation of the Court in Er Ya 《爾雅》 2
《釋器》 Explanation of Utensils in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋樂》 Explanation of Music in Er Ya 《爾雅》 7
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 9
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 8