Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

wěi wéi

  1. wěi adverb yes
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (FE 2 '唯' 1; Unihan '唯'; XHZD '唯' 3)
  2. wéi adverb only / alone
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: 唯 is used adverbially in this sense in the Literary Chinese (FE 1 '唯' 1; Guoyu '唯' adv 1; Pulleyblank 1995, pp. 131-132; Unihan '唯'; XHZD '唯' 1)
  3. wéi suffix -ism
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
  4. wěi particle is
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  5. wěi verb to think
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 思 in this sense.
  6. wěi verb to be
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 为 or 是 in this sense.
  7. wěi verb to have
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 有 in this sense.
  8. wěi adverb obediently
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 听从 in this sense (Guoyu '唯' adv 4)
  9. wěi adverb hopefully
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 希望 in this sense (Guoyu '唯' adv 3)
  10. wéi adverb repeatedly
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 又 in this sense.
  11. wéi adverb still
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 还 in this sense (XHZD '唯' 2)
  12. wěi adverb hopefully
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: At the beginning of a sentence.
  13. wěi conjunction and
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A coordinating conjunction, synomomous with 和 in this sense.
  14. wěi conjunction then
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A subordinating conjunction, synomomous with 则 in this sense.
  15. wěi conjunction even if
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A subordinating conjunction, synomomous with 虽然 in this sense (Guoyu '唯' conj)
  16. wěi preposition because
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Synomomous with 由于 in this sense (Guoyu '唯' adv 2)
  17. wěi particle used before year, month, or day
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 昭公 Lord Zhao 48
Daode Jing 《道德經》 Daode Jing 《道德經》 43
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 32
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷12 志第7 禮儀七 Volume 12 Treatises 7: Rites 7 22
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 成公 Lord Cheng 21
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷五十四 列傳第四十二: 孫騰 高隆之 司馬子如 竇泰 尉景 婁昭 厙狄干 韓軌 段榮 斛律金 Volume 54 Biographies 42: Sun Teng, Gao Longzhi, Sima Ziru, Doutai, Wei Jing, Lou Zhao, She Digan, Han Gui, Duan Rong, Hu Lujin 17
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 定公 Lord Ding 16
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷九十二 列傳第八十:  恩幸 Volume 92 Biographies 80: Noble Favorites 16
Book of Sui 《隋書》 卷32 志第27 經籍一 Volume 32 Treatises 27: Bibliography 1 16
Book of Song 《宋書》 卷十四 志第四 禮一 Volume 14 Treatises 4: Rituals 1 16