1. pronoun I / me / my
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words , Concept: Personal Pronoun 人称代词
    Notes: 我 is used as a first person pronoun in both modern (NCCED '我' 1) and literary Chinese. For example, in modern Chinese: 我比你岁数大点 'I am a little older than you.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 174) In literary Chinese, 我 was used as a first person pronoun as early as preclassical times in the Shang Dynasty (Guoyu '我' pronoun 1; Kroll 2015 '我' 1, p. 478; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 76). 我 is the fifth most frequently used word in the Beijing Language Institute's 1985 frequency wordlist (Ho 2002, '我'; XHZD '我', p. 792).
  2. noun self / ātman / attan
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: ātman, Pali: attan; Japanese: ga; the agent controlling the mind and body that passes from lifetime to lifetime, in contrast to anātman (BL 'ātman', p. 78; FGDB '我'; Guoyu '我' n 1; Kroll 2015 '我' 2, p. 478)
  3. pronoun we / our
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words , Concept: Personal Pronoun 人称代词
    Notes: In the sense of 己方; for example, 我国 'our country' (Guoyu '我' pronoun 2; Ho 2002, '我'; NCCED '我' 2)
  4. adjective [my] dear
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In a friendly manner (Guoyu '我' adj)
  5. proper noun Wo
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '我' n 2)

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我少自我的人敌我矛盾尔虞我诈我辈包在我身上复我疆宇你走你的阳关道,我过我的独木桥我醉欲眠自我介绍自我实现自我意识

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  • Scroll 1 Shijia Pu 釋迦譜 — count: 484
  • Scroll 1 Yangjuemoluo Jing (Aṅgulimālīyasūtra) 央掘魔羅經 — count: 341
  • Scroll 1 Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 成唯識論述記 — count: 333
  • Scroll 58 Sarvāstivādavinaya (Shi Song Lu) 十誦律 — count: 302
  • Scroll 17 Madhyamāgama 中阿含經 — count: 280
  • Scroll 31 Mahāparinirvāṇasūtra (Mahayana Mahaparinirvana sutra) 大般涅槃經 — count: 274
  • Scroll 5 Saṃyuktāgama 雜阿含經 — count: 251
  • Scroll 3 Da Ban Niepan Jing Yi Ji 大般涅槃經義記 — count: 235
  • Scroll 19 Notes on the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya 俱舍論記 — count: 230
  • Scroll 3 Dasheng Guang Bai Lun Shi Lun 大乘廣百論釋論 — count: 227