Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

  1. adverb do not
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 勿 is an imperative negating adverb in Literary Chinese, in the sense of 不要 or 不可 (Guoyu '勿' adv 1; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 108). For example, 王請勿疑!'I beg your Majesty not to doubt what I say.' (Mengzi: 1.5/3/2, translation by Legge)
  2. adverb no
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 不 (Guoyu '勿' adv 2)

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十二 本紀第二十二: 武宗一 Volume 22 Annals 22: Wuzong 1 24
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十二回 Chapter 12 23
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百九十六 列傳第二百五十五 蠻夷四 西南諸夷 黎州諸蠻 敍州三路蠻 威茂渝州蠻 黔涪施高徼外諸蠻 瀘州蠻 Volume 496 Biographies 255: Man People 4 - All Peoples from the Southwest, All Man Peoples from Lizhou, Man Peoples from Xuzhou and Sanlu, Man Peoples from Weimao and Yuzhou, Man Peoples from Qianfu Shigao and Outer Areas, Man People from Luzhou 21
History of Song 《宋史》 卷一百八十八 志第一百四十一 兵二 Volume 188 Treatises 141: Military 2 16
History of Yuan 《元史》 卷二十四 本紀第二十四: 仁宗一 Volume 24 Annals 24: Renzong 1 15
History of Song 《宋史》 卷七 本紀第七 真宗二 Volume 7 Annals 7: Zhenzong 2 14
History of Song 《宋史》 卷四百三十三 列傳第一百九十二 儒林三 邵伯溫 喻樗 洪興祖 高閌 程大昌 林之奇 林光朝 楊萬里 Volume 433 Biographies 192: Confucian Scholars 3 - Shao Bowen, Yu Chu, Hong Xingzu, Gao Kang, Cheng Dachang, Lin Zhiqi, Lin Guangchao, Yang Wanli 14
Old Book of Tang 《舊唐書》 卷一百九十上 列傳第一百四十上: 文苑上 Volume 190 Biographies 140: Men of Letters 1 14
Book of Han 《漢書》 卷九十九中 王莽傳 Volume 99b: Wang Mang 2 13
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四 孝和孝殤帝紀 Volume 4: Annals of Emperor Xiaohe; Emperor Xiaoshang 13