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wài

  1. wài noun outside
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Position 位
    Notes: (Kroll '外' 1; Unihan '外')
  2. wài preposition out / outer
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: May be classified as a localizer because it can be appended to some nouns as a suffix to indicate location. For example, 户外 'outdoors.' (Guoyu '外' n 1; NCCED '外' 1; Sun 2006, loc. 903)
  3. wài adjective external / outer
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Kroll '外' 1; NCCED '外' 1; Unihan '外')
  4. wài noun foreign countries
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: In the sense of 外国 (Guoyu '外' n 2; Kroll '外' 4; NCCED '外' 2; Unihan '外')
  5. wài noun exterior / outer surface
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '外' 2)
  6. wài noun a remote place
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll '外' 5)
  7. wài prefix maternal side / wife's family members
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: For example, 外甥 'nephew' - son of mother's sister (Guoyu '外' adj 2; Kroll '外' 6; NCCED '外' 7)
  8. wài noun husband
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Term used by the husband's wife (Kroll '外' 7)
  9. wài adjective other
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: Other than one's own; in the sense of 别的 or 其他 (Guoyu '外' adj 3; NCCED '外' 3)
  10. wài verb to be extra / to be additional
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: (Guoyu '外' v 2; NCCED '外' 4)
  11. wài adjective unofficial / informal / exoteric
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语
    Notes: For example, 外号 'alias' and 外传 'unofficial biography' (Kroll '外' 3; NCCED '外' 5)
  12. wài noun role of an old man
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Drama 戏剧
    Notes: In Chinese opera (Guoyu '外' n 3; NCCED '外' 8)
  13. wài verb to drift apart / to become estranged
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 疏远 (Guoyu '外' v 1)
  14. wài verb to betray / to forsake
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 背叛 (Guoyu '外' v 3)

Contained in

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Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Commentary on the Hundred Treatise 《百論疏》 Scroll 2 226
Commentary on the Hundred Treatise 《百論疏》 Scroll 3 186
Commentary on the Hundred Treatise 《百論疏》 Scroll 1 136
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 1 111
Si Fen Lu Shan Fan Bu Que Xingshi Chao 《四分律刪繁補闕行事鈔》 Scroll 1 100
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 95
Commentary on the Dvādaśanikāyaśāstra 《十二門論疏》 Scroll 1 94
Śatakaśāstra (Hundred Treatise) 《百論》 Scroll 2 91
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 7 90
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 2 90

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
制外 製外 制外怨敵 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 1 22
外怨敌 外怨敵 制外怨敵 Madhyamāgama 《中阿含經》 Scroll 1 22
外色 外色 內無色想觀外色 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 8 18
观外 觀外 觀外身 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 2 17
外见 外見 太子出外見一老人 Vipaśyin Buddha Sūtra 《毘婆尸佛經》 Scroll 1 14
山外 山外 善見山外次有阿抄波山 Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》 Scroll 6 13
外身 外身 外身身觀 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 2 11
外七 外七 其外七重多羅行樹 Qishi Jing 《起世經》 Scroll 4 7
外敌 外敵 威德降外敵 Dīrghāgama 《長阿含經》 Scroll 1 5
外门 外門 忉利天外門 Dalou Tan Jing 《大樓炭經》 Scroll 3 5