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然而 ránér

ránér conjunction however / yet / but
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '然而')

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油然而生自然而然

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《書‧禮書》 Treatises - Rites 6
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《公孫丑章句上》 Commentary on Gong Sun Chou I 5
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete 4
Zhuangzi 《莊子》 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《張儀列傳》 Biography of Zhang Yi 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《蘇秦列傳》 Biography of Su Qin 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 4
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《魯仲連鄒陽列傳》 Biographies of Lu Zhonglian and Zou Yang 3
The Book of Rites 《禮記》 《三年問》 Questions about the Mourning for Three Years 3
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《陳涉世家》 House of Chen She 3

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
然而 19. 《子張》 Zi Zhang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
然而父子 《文王世子》King Wen as Son and Heir in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
然而 《禮運》 Ceremonial Usages; their Origins, Development, and Intention in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
然而 《孔子閒居》 Confucius at Home at Leisure in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
然而 《中庸》 The State of Equilibrium and Harmony, also known as the Doctrine of the Mean in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 2
然而以是 《三年問》 Questions about the Mourning for Three Years in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 3
然而 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
然而 《大宗師》 The Great and Most Honoured Master in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 4
然而 《胠篋》 Cutting open Satchels in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
然而 《在宥》 Letting Be, and Exercising Forbearance in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
世俗所謂然而 《天地》 Heaven and Earth in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
然而成敗 《秦始皇本紀》 Annals of Qin Shi Huang in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
然而太尉 《孝文本紀》 Annals of the Xiaowen Emperor in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
然而 《書‧禮書》 Treatises - Rites in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 6
然而好事 《楚世家》 House of Chu in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
然而 《越王句踐世家》 House of King Goujian of Yue in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 1
然而 《屮部》 Chè Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
然而 《卷四‧㗊部》 Scroll 4, Jī Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
然而 《㫃部》 Yǎn Radical in Shuo Wen Jie Zi 《說文解字》 1
然而 Song on Ascending the Youzhou Terrace in Selections of Tang Poetry 2
然而所以使 《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
然而 《中庸章句序》 Preface to Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1
然而 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 3
然而 《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
然而聖人 《八佾第三》 Commentary on Ba Yi III in Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 1