余 (餘)

  1. noun extra / surplus / remainder
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (ABC 'yú' 余 N 1; Kroll 2015 '餘' 1; NCCED '余' 3; Unihan '餘')
  2. suffix odd
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 百万余人次 'more than a million visits.' (XHN 2015-12-25; ABC 'yú' 余 SUF; NCCED '余' 4)
  3. pronoun I
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Besides its use as a modern simplified variant of 餘, 余 is also a classical first person pronoun. It was also used in pre-classical oracle bone inscrpitions (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 76).
  4. verb to remain
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '餘' 2a; NCCED '余' 1)
  5. noun the time after an event
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '余' 2)
  6. noun the others / the rest
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '餘' 2b)
  7. noun additional / complementary
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '餘' 3)

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余干大余余陈月瑛余江县便有余土余杭区有余师说有余涅盘余江余江余秋雨无余涅盘

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  • 乌余 (烏餘) 齊烏餘以廩丘奔晉 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 5
  • 使余 (使餘) 而暴妾使余 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 5
  • 杀余 (殺餘) 女為惠公來求殺余 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 僖公 Lord Xi — count: 4
  • 余不忍 (餘不忍) 余不忍益也 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 成公 Lord Cheng — count: 4
  • 余子 (餘子) 梁餘子養御罕夷 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 閔公 Lord Min — count: 4
  • 余侯 (餘侯) 蒲餘侯惡公子意恢 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 昭公 Lord Zhao — count: 3
  • 余惧 (餘懼) 余懼不獲其利 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 文公 Lord Wen — count: 3
  • 免余 (免餘) 公孫免餘請殺之 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 3
  • 今余 (今餘) 今余命女環 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 2
  • 余弟 (餘弟) 余弟不欲往而子召之 — The Commentary of Zuo on the Spring and Autumn Annals 春秋左氏傳, 襄公 Lord Xiang — count: 2