Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

犹 (猶) yóu

  1. yóu adverb also / as if / still
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A literary Chinese function word, has the meaning of still or yet with verbal predicates (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 18).
  2. yóu verb to scheme
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Actions 行为
  3. yóu noun a Jew
    Domain: Anthropology 人类学
  4. yóu adverb to seem to be / is like
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A literary Chinese function word that means like when it introduces a verbless noun predicate (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 18).

Contained in

犹如犹豫犹言毫不犹豫犬犹犹豫不决犹太犹太人犹太王国犹太教犹太教堂

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 58
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三 Scroll 3 51
The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 《春秋左氏傳》 襄公 Lord Xiang 51
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷三十二 Scroll 32 48
Daode Jing 《道德經》 Daode Jing 《道德經》 45
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷二 Scroll 2 45
Stratagems of the Warring States 《戰國策》 卷三 秦一 Chapter 3: Qin I 43
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷四十下 班彪列傳 Volume 40b: Biography of Ban Biao 2 43
Wenxuan 《文選》 卷十一 Scroll 11 40
Book of Later Han 《後漢書》 卷五十九 張衡列傳 Volume 59: Biography of Zhang Heng 40