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  1. adverb certainly / must / will / necessarily
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 必 is used as an adverb before verbs and noun predicates in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 122). For example, 是故君子有大道,必忠信以得之 'Thus we see that the sovereign [junzi] has a great course to pursue. He must show entire self-devotion and sincerity to attain it.' (Book of Rites, Great Learning 《禮記‧大學》, trans. by Legge 1885)
  2. auxiliary verb must
    Domain: Classical Chinese 古文
    Notes: 必 is used as an auxiliary verb in this sense in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 122).

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必须必然必要必不可少必将不必必定必修必需何必未必势必务必必得忽必烈必备不必定入定入印经必然性必邪聚必要条件必需品必要性生活必需品必然结果日勤必成有愿必成志恒必成家有老小,福报必到

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CollectionDocument TitleOccurrences
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 1 290
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 202

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ExampleSourceOccurrences
Scroll 1 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 8
生天 Scroll 2 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 7
滅度 Scroll 3 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 2
Scroll 4 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 2
梵天 Scroll 5 in Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 3
轉輪 Scroll 1 in Sutra of the Seven Buddhas 《七佛經》 1
在家輪王 Scroll 1 in Vipaśyin Buddha Sūtra 《毘婆尸佛經》 4
Scroll 1 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》 3
清潔 Scroll 2 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《佛般泥洹經》 5
慈心 Scroll 1 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《般泥洹經》 8
精進 Scroll 2 in Nirvāṇa Sūtra 《般泥洹經》 5
歸於別離 Scroll 1 in Mahāparinibbānasutta 《大般涅槃經》 2
有別 Scroll 2 in Mahāparinibbānasutta 《大般涅槃經》 4
恩愛別離 Scroll 3 in Mahāparinibbānasutta 《大般涅槃經》 8
Scroll 1 in Da Jiangu Poluomen Jing 《大堅固婆羅門緣起經》 1
我等 Scroll 1 in Baiyi Jin Chuang Er Poluomen Yuanqi Jing 《白衣金幢二婆羅門緣起經》 1
議論 Scroll 1 in Nijutuo Fanzhi Jing 《尼拘陀梵》 3
Scroll 2 in Nijutuo Fanzhi Jing 《尼拘陀梵》 1
Scroll 1 in Śṛgālavādasūtra 《善生子經》 16
誠信 Scroll 1 in Ambaṭṭhasutta 《佛開解梵志阿颰經》 3
生天 Scroll 2 in Qishi Jing 《起世經》 1
我等 Scroll 4 in Qishi Jing 《起世經》 3
Scroll 5 in Qishi Jing 《起世經》 1
設供尊重恭敬 Scroll 7 in Qishi Jing 《起世經》 1
Scroll 8 in Qishi Jing 《起世經》 11