Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

nǎi

  1. nǎi adverb thus / so / therefore / then / only / thereupon
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 于是 (CCD '乃' 2; FE '乃' 4)
  2. nǎi verb to be
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 是 (CCD '乃' 1; FE '乃' 1)
  3. nǎi pronoun you / yours
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used as a singular second person pronoun in preclassical Chinese (CCD '乃' 3; FE '乃' 5; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 77).
  4. nǎi adverb also / moreover
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (FE '乃' 3)
  5. nǎi conjunction however / but
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (FE '乃' 2)
  6. nǎi conjunction if
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (FE '乃' 2)

Contained in

乃是乃至木乃伊孜尊西饶迥乃孜尊.西饶迥乃西饶迥乃吉尊·西饶迥乃

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 129
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 110
Records of the Three Kingdoms 《三國志》 卷六 魏書六 董二袁劉傳 Volume 6: Book of Wei 6 - Biographies of Dong, the two Yuans, and Liu 99
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 95
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 87
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷三十一 陳勝項籍傳 Volume 31: Chen Sheng and Xiang Yu 83
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 80
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《高祖本紀》 Annals of Gao Zu 79
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷七十二 董卓列傳 Volume 72: Biography of Dong Zhuo 79
Book of Jin 《晉書》 卷五十五 列傳第二十五 夏侯湛 潘岳 張載 Volume 55 Biographies 25: Xiahou Zhan; Pan Yue; Zhang Zai 78