yān

  1. yān pronoun where / how
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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: Literary Chinese 文言文
  4. yān adverb only
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
  5. yān particle in it / there
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    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焉耆国焉知心不在焉吉凶焉在

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

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