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为 (為) wèi wéi

  1. wèi preposition for / to
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Cause 原因
    Notes: (ABC 'wèi' 为 cons; NCCED '为' wèi 2)
  2. wèi preposition because of
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (ABC 'wèi' 为 co 1; NCCED '为' wèi 4)
  3. wéi verb to act as / to serve
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (ABC 'wéi' 为 v 2; NCCED 1 '为' wéi 2)
  4. wéi verb to change into / to become
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (ABC 'wéi' 为 v 3; NCCED 1 '为' wéi 3)
  5. wéi verb to be / is
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: A copula in literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 20)
  6. wéi verb to do
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (ABC 'wéi' 为 v 1; NCCED 1 '为' wéi 1)
  7. wèi preposition for
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (NCCED '为' wèi 3)
  8. wèi preposition because of / for / to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: A variant of 為|为
  9. wèi preposition to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (NCCED '为' wèi 5)
  10. wéi preposition in a passive construction
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (NCCED 2 '为' wéi)
  11. wéi particle forming a rehetorical question
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: (NCCED 3 '为' wéi)
  12. wéi suffix forming an adverb
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: After a single character adjective (ABC 'wéi' 为 s 1; NCCED 4 '为' wéi 1)
  13. wéi suffix to add emphasis
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词
    Notes: After a single character adjective (ABC 'wéi' 为 s 2; NCCED 4 '为' wéi 1)
  14. wèi verb to support / to help
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'wèi' 为 v 1; NCCED '为' wèi 1)
  15. wéi verb to govern
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (ABC 'wéi' 为 v 4)

Contained in

行为成为为此因为认为列为为期作为软件作为服务视为为何以为分为为什么为了到_为止_为生相依为命为人为难为首为止大有可为人为无能为力无所作为甚为较为康有为尽力而为一言为定自以为是一分为二与人为善胡作非为变为更为为的是走为上策改为略为无为迄今为止为时为主引以为傲即为极为颇为为己为他

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 2 1008
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 1 883
The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 Scroll 333 759
Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 Scroll 3 652
Zhi Guan Fu Xing Chuan Hong Jue 《止觀輔行傳弘決》 Scroll 5 627
Commentary on the Abhidharmakośabhāṣya 《俱舍論疏》 Scroll 1 590
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 4 558
Shengman Bao Ku 《勝鬘寶窟》 Scroll 2 548
Notes on the Viṁśatikāvṛtti 《成唯識論述記》 Scroll 8 527
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 3 527