měi

  1. měi pronoun each / every
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words 虚词 , Concept: Demonstrative Pronoun 指示代词
    Notes: Also classified as a determiner. 每 is used in this sense in both modern and Literary Chinese. It is used to quantify the action rather than the subject of the sentence. It is frequently used in the initial time clause of a sentence (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 130). For example, 每人而悅之 'to please everybody' (Mengzi: 8.2/40/30, translation by Legge)
  2. měi adverb each / every
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量

Contained in

每逢每当每隔每天每年每每每月印经俺每每况愈下每日每月一经

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Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 1 The Baizhang Zen Monastic Regulations 《勅修百丈清規》 — count: 32
  • Scroll 8 Gagaṇagañjaparipṛcchā (Da Ji Da Xukongzang Pusa Suo Wen Jing) 《大集大虛空藏菩薩所問經》 — count: 32
  • Scroll 25 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 — count: 28
  • Scroll 1 Xian Mi Yuantong Cheng Fo Xin Yao Ji 《顯密圓通成佛心要集》 — count: 25
  • Scroll 2 Bian Wei Lu 《辯偽錄》 — count: 25
  • Scroll 20 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 — count: 23
  • Scroll 4 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 — count: 19
  • Scroll 28 A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 《佛祖統紀》 — count: 18
  • Scroll 4 A Record of the Buddhist Religion as Practised in India and in the Malay Archipelago 《南海寄歸內法傳》 — count: 17
  • Scroll 6 Biographies of Eminent Monks 《高僧傳》 — count: 17