Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

bèi pī

  1. bèi preposition by
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Passive 被动
    Notes: 被 indicates passive-voice sentences or clauses and usually conveys a sense of adversity, for example 被骂 'was scolded' (Sun 2006, loc. 2193; Unihan '被').
  2. verb to wear
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  3. bèi verb to recieve / to undergo / to suffer
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《淮南衡山列傳》 Biographies of Huainan and Hengshan 44
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷四十五 蒯伍江息夫傳 Volume 45: Kuai , Wu, Jiang and Xifu 39
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷八 魏書八 二公孫陶四張傳 Volume 8: Book of Wei 8 - Biographies of the two Gongsuns, Tao, and the four Zhangs 20
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷四十四 淮南衡山濟北王傳 Volume 44: The kings of Huainan, Hengshan and Jibei 18
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷七十二 列傳第三十二 文九王 Volume 72 Biographies 32: Wen Jiuwang 16
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷九十四 列傳第六十四 隱逸 Volume 94 Biographies 64: Hermits and Recluses 16
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷一 魏書一 武帝紀 Volume 1: Book of Wei 1 - Annals of Emperor Wu 15
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷八十一 獨行列傳 Volume 81: Biographies of Loners 15
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷二十二 志第十二 樂四 Volume 22 Treatises 12: Music 4 14
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷四十二 列傳第十二 王渾 王濬 唐彬 Volume 42 Biographies 12: Wang Hun; Wang Jun; Tang Bin 13