所以 suǒyǐ

  1. suǒyǐ conjunction therefore / as a result / so
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
    Notes: This conjunction is often used as a connecting word in the main clause of subordinate complex sentences. It is often used in the pattern 因为…,所以… to express cause and effect (Sun 2006, loc. 2053).
  2. suǒyǐ phrase that by which
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In Literary Chinese this phrase is composed of two characters, in contrast with the single word 'therefore' in modern Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 50).

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  • Scroll 492 The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 137
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 122
  • Scroll 55 The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 121
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 《四分律行事鈔資持記》 — count: 96
  • Scroll 2 Shengman Bao Ku 《勝鬘寶窟》 — count: 95
  • Scroll 417 The Large Sūtra on Perfection of Wisdom 《大般若波羅蜜多經》 — count: 89
  • Scroll 2 Akṣayamatinirdeśasūtra (Echamo Pusa Jing) 《阿差末菩薩經》 — count: 85
  • Scroll 5 Treatise on the Mystery of the Mahayana 《大乘玄論》 — count: 69
  • Scroll 11 Satyasiddhiśāstra (Cheng Shi Lun / Treatise of Establishing Reality) 《成實論》 — count: 69
  • Scroll 1 Ajātaśatrukaukṛtyavinodana (Fo Shuo Asheshi Wang Jing) 《佛說阿闍世王經》 — count: 66