1. particle expresses question or doubt
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In Literary Chinese, final particle 乎 may turn a sentence into a question (Guoyu '乎' particle 1; Rouzer 2007, p. 38; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 139). For example, 賢者亦樂此乎?'Do wise and good princes also find pleasure in these things?' (Mengzi: 1.2/1/11, translation by Legge)
  2. preposition in
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Guoyu '乎' preposition; Rouzer 2007, p. 38)
  3. particle marks a return question
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Marks a question that is a response to another question, used at the end of a sentence (Guoyu '乎' particle 2)
  4. particle marks a beckoning tone
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used at the end of a sentence (Guoyu '乎' particle 3)
  5. particle marks conjecture
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used at the end of a sentence (Guoyu '乎' particle 4)
  6. particle marks a pause
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used in the middle of a sentence (Guoyu '乎' particle 5)
  7. particle marks praise
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used at the end of a sentence (Guoyu '乎' particle 6)
  8. interjection ah; sigh
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Similar to 啊 (Guoyu '乎' interjection)

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Also contained in

确乎梳乎厘殆哉圾乎不外乎介乎几乎完全渺乎其微无怪乎攻乎异端粘乎乎热乎乎不在乎几乎不受命乎天嗟乎出乎意外好学近乎知,力行近乎仁,知耻近乎勇视乎几乎满不在乎于是乎断乎油乎乎合乎热乎肉乎乎异乎寻常晕乎温乎在乎似乎卓乎不群神乎其技傻乎乎套近乎出乎忙乎不亦乐乎胖乎乎之乎者也出乎意料忘乎所以满口之乎者也近乎关乎邪乎并不在乎出乎预料

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  • Scroll 2 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 176
  • Scroll 8 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 118
  • Scroll 3 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 97
  • Scroll 1 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 96
  • Scroll 21 Abhidharmajñānaprasthānaśāstra (Apitan Ba Jiandu Lun) 阿毘曇八犍度論 — count: 94
  • Scroll 2 Brahmaviśeṣacintīparipṛcchā (Chi Xin Fantian Suo Wen Jing) 持心梵天所問經 — count: 88
  • Scroll 15 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 81
  • Scroll 2 Chuan Fa Zhengzong Lun 傳法正宗論 — count: 80
  • Scroll 7 Tan Jin Wenji 鐔津文集 — count: 78
  • Scroll 14 Guang Hong Ming Ji 廣弘明集 — count: 75 , has English translation