nǎi

  1. nǎi adverb thus; so; therefore; then; only; thereupon
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: In the sense of 于是 (CCD '乃' 2; FE '乃' 4)
  2. nǎi verb to be
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: In the sense of 是 (CCD '乃' 1; FE '乃' 1)
  3. nǎi pronoun you; yours
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Used as a singular second person pronoun in preclassical Chinese (CCD '乃' 3; FE '乃' 5; Pulleyblank 1995, p. 77).
  4. nǎi adverb also; moreover
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: (FE '乃' 3)
  5. nǎi conjunction however; but
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: (FE '乃' 2)
  6. nǎi conjunction if
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Function Words
    Notes: (FE '乃' 2)

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  • Scroll 3 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 釋氏稽古略 — count: 157
  • Scroll 1 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 釋氏稽古略 — count: 148
  • Scroll 25 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 續高僧傳 — count: 116
  • Scroll 2 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 114
  • Scroll 3 San Guo Yi Shi 三國遺事 — count: 112
  • Scroll 1 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 96
  • Scroll 2 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 釋氏稽古略 — count: 91
  • Scroll 3 Si Fen Lu Xingshi Chao Zi Chi Ji 四分律行事鈔資持記 — count: 88
  • Scroll 4 Shi Shi Ji Gu Lue 釋氏稽古略 — count: 86
  • Scroll 20 Supplement to the Biographies of Eminent Monks 續高僧傳 — count: 85