何以 héyǐ

  1. héyǐ pronoun why
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 为什么 (Guoyu '何以' 1)
  2. héyǐ pronoun how
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 如何 (Guoyu '何以' 2)
  3. héyǐ pronoun how is that?
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In answering a question with a question (Guoyu '何以' 3)

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  • 莊公 Lord Zhang Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 64
  • 僖公 Lord Xi Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 47
  • 隱公 Lord Yin Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 44
  • 桓公 Lord Huan Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 39
  • 文公 Lord Wen Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 38
  • 昭公 Lord Zhao The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 — count: 24
  • 襄公 Lord Xiang The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 — count: 23
  • 昭公 Lord Zhao Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 21
  • 襄公 Lord Xiang Gongyang's Commentary on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋公羊傳》 — count: 21
  • 僖公 Lord Xi The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 — count: 19