ne ní

  1. ne particle question particle for subjects already mentioned
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Modal Particle 语气助词
    Notes: 1. 呢 can be placed at the end of an affirmative / negative question to indicate uncertainty. 2. 呢 can be placed at the tail of a sentence with an interrogative pronoun to indicate conjecture. 3. 呢 can be used in a question with an alternative to indicate a tone of interrogation. 4. 呢 can be appended to a noun or pronoun to ask a one-member question. 5. 呢 can be used at the end of a declaritive sentence to indicate that an action or condition is still continuing (Sun 2006, loc. 855).
  2. noun woolen material
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文

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嘛呢石嗡嘛呢叭咩吽唵嘛呢叭咪吽

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