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xiàng

  1. xiàng preposition towards / to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: (Guoyu '向' prep; Unihan '向')
  2. xiàng noun direction
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: In the sense of 方位 (Guoyu '向' n 2; Unihan '向')
  3. xiàng verb to face
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: In the sense of 对着 or 朝着 (Guoyu '向' v 1)
  4. xiàng adjective previous / former
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '向' adj)
  5. xiàng noun a north facing window
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '向' n 1)
  6. xiàng noun a trend
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: (Guoyu '向' n 3)
  7. xiàng proper noun Xiang
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国
    Notes: The name of a historic state (Guoyu '向' n 4)
  8. xiàng proper noun Xiang
    Domain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '向' n 5)
  9. xiàng verb to move towards
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Motion 运动
    Notes: In the sense of 临近 or 接近 (Guoyu '向' v 5)
  10. xiàng verb to respect / to admire / to look up to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
    Notes: In the sense of 崇尚 or 景仰 (Guoyu '向' v 2)
  11. xiàng verb to favor / to be partial to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Thought 思想
    Notes: In the sense of 偏袒 or 偏愛 (Guoyu '向' v 3)
  12. xiàng adverb always
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 从来 (Guoyu '向' adv 1)
  13. xiàng adverb just now / a moment ago
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: In the sense of 刚才 (Guoyu '向' adv 2)

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《樗里子甘茂列傳》 Biographies of Shu Lizi and Gan Mao 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu 6
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《寓言》 Metaphorical Language 4
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《盡心章句下》 Commentary on Jin Xin II 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《龜策列傳》 Biographies of Diviners 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《晉世家》 House of Jin 3
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《先進第十一》 Commentary on Xian Jin XI 3
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《顏淵第十二》 Commentary on Yan Yuan XII 2
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain 2
Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 《宀部》 Mián Radical 2

Usage

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
五者 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
望洋 《秋水》 The Floods of Autumn in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
《山木》 The Tree on the Mountain in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
諸侯 《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《項羽本紀》 Annals of Xiang Yu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
《十二諸侯年表》 Yearly Chronicle of the Feudal Lords in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《玉部》 Yù Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《八部》 Bā Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《食部》 Shì Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
《宀部》 Mián Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 2
《卷十二‧水部》 Scroll 12, Shuǐ Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
常人 《大學章句》 Commentary on Great Learning in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《為政第二》 Commentary on Wei Zheng II in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
君子小人不同 《里仁第四》 Commentary on Li Ren IV in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
司馬 《述而第七》 Commentary on Shu Er VII in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
《鄉黨第十》 Commentary on Xiang Dang X in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
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