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yān

  1. yān pronoun where / how
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 焉 is a interrogative pronoun used to mark a locative object (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 96; Rouzer 2007, p. 17)
  2. yān pronoun here / this
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: Used to refer to a person or place in Liteary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 80; Rouzer 2007, p. 17)
  3. yān particle used for emphasis
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  4. yān adverb only
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
  5. yān particle in it / there
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: A post-verbal particle in Liteary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 81).

Contained in

焉耆焉夷国尼焉若提子刘焉吉凶焉在

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Jing Tu Wang Sheng Chuan 《淨土往生傳》 Scroll 2 62
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 3 54
Jing Tu Wang Sheng Chuan 《淨土往生傳》 Scroll 1 53
Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 Scroll 19 51
Le Bang Wenlei 《樂邦文類》 Scroll 2 50
Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 Scroll 16 49
Fo Zu Lidai Tong Zai 《佛祖歷代通載》 Scroll 22 49
Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 Scroll 4 47
Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 Scroll 7 47
Song Biographies of Eminent Monks 《宋高僧傳》 Scroll 12 46