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kě kè

  1. verb can / may
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 可以 (CC-CEDICT '可'; Unihan '可'; XHZD '可' 7)
  2. conjunction but
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 可是 (XHZD '可' 5)
  3. adverb such / so
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: For emphasis (CC-CEDICT '可'; XHZD '可' 6)
  4. auxiliary verb can / may / able to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: In the sense of 能够 (CC-CEDICT '可'; Unihan '可'; XHZD '可' 2)
  5. to approve / to permit ke
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 认可 (XHZD '可' 1)
  6. verb to be worth
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: Used before a verb (XHZD '可' 3)
  7. verb to suit / to fit
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (XHZD '可' 4)
  8. noun khan
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: China 中国
    Notes: Used by the Xianbei and Mongolians (XHZD '可' kè)

Contained in

可能可以可用性可达可是可靠许可不可抗力可爱可怜不可逆转可谓可持续发展可再生必不可少无可奈何可拖拉可能性不可思议可观不可可乐可擦写可擦写刻录机非_不可可怕可擦除式光碟可扩展置标语言可扩展标示语言可扩展类型语言可扩展样式语言可扩展风格语言可不是可见可巧可惜可笑可行宁可通用公共许可証可移植可移植文档格式大有可为可缩放矢量组织可歌可泣可贵可口可恶可喜可想而知认可

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Truncated for common words

CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《梁惠王章句下》 Commentary on Liang Hui Wang II 27
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《萬章章句下》 Commentary on Wan Zhang II 24
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《子罕第九》 Commentary on Zi Han IX 21
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《李斯列傳》 Biography of Li Si 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《雍也第六》 Commentary on Yong Ye VI 19
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《離婁章句上》 Commentary on Li Lou I 19
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 18
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《封禪書》 Religious sacrificial ceremonies 17
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《中庸章句》 Commentary on Doctrine of the Mean 17
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《孔子世家》 House of Confucius 16

Collocations

SimplifiedTraditionalExampleExample ReferenceFrequency
可使 可使 可使治其賦也 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang 3
始可 始可 始可與言詩已矣 The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1. 《學而》 Xue Er 2

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
1. 《學而》 Xue Er in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 4
2. 《為政》 Wei Zheng in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
3. 《八佾》 Ba Yi in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 2
4. 《里仁》 Li Ren in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 1
5. 《公冶長》Gong Ye Chang in The Analects of Confucius 《論語》 7
《曲禮下》 Summary of the Rules of Propriety Part 2 in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
《檀弓上》 Tan Gong I in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 10
朋友州里舍人 《檀弓下》 Tan Gong II in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 7
《王制》 Royal Regulations in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 1
無主 《曾子問》 The Questions of Zeng-zi in The Book of Rites 《禮記》 6
《內篇‧逍遙遊》 Inner Chapters - Enjoyment in Untroubled Ease in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
使 《齊物論》 The Adjustment of Controversies in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 9
《養生主》 Nourishing the Lord of Life in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 1
《人間世》 Man in the World, Associated with other Men in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 11
不可一貫 《德充符》 The Seal of Virtue Complete in Zhuangzi 《莊子》 2
Selections from Stories by Liu Xiang in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 1
Sections from Records of the Historian in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 3
Selections from Mencius in Selections of Literary Chinese Prose 2
《釋言》 Explanation of Words in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《釋水》 Explanation of Water in Er Ya 《爾雅》 1
《本紀‧五帝本紀》 Annals - Annals of the Five Emperors in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 11
群臣 《夏本紀》 Annals of Xia in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
法則 《殷本紀》 Annals of Yin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 2
《周本紀》 Annals of Zhou in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 5
《秦本紀》 Annals of Qin in Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 4