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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每月一经

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Baizhang Zen Monastic Regulations 《勅修百丈清規》 Scroll 1 39
Xian Mi Yuantong Cheng Fo Xin Yao Ji 《顯密圓通成佛心要集》 Scroll 1 33
Gagaṇagañjaparipṛcchā (Da Ji Da Xukongzang Pusa Suo Wen Jing) 《大集大虛空藏菩薩所問經》 Scroll 8 32
Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 Scroll 25 31
Bian Wei Lu 《辯偽錄》 Scroll 2 27
Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 Scroll 20 23
Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 《釋氏稽古略》 Scroll 4 20
A Chronicle of Buddhism in China 《佛祖統紀》 Scroll 28 19
Sarvadurgatipariśodhanauṣṇīṣavijayadhāraṇi (Fo Ding Zun Sheng Tuoluoni Zhenyan) 《佛頂尊勝陀羅尼真言》 Scroll 1 18
Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 《續高僧傳》 Scroll 22 18