AMONG  其中

BE-IN a GROUP of THINGS.
AMONGSTSURROUNDED BYIN THE COMPANY OFAMIDIN THE MIDDLE OFWITHLITERARY AMIDSTIN THE MIDST OF
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PARTICLE

Kind Of

BE IN

Old Chinese Criteria

[[COMMON/RARE]]

[BASIC/DERIVED]

1. The standard general word for "among" is zhōng 中.

[[COMMON]]; [npostN]

2. Jiān 間 is primarily spatial and comes to mean "among" only by figurative extension.

[DERIVED]; [npostN]

3. Yú 於 "in, at" can sometimes come to be used in an extended figurative meaning "among".

[[RARE]]; [vtpostV]

Modern Chinese Criteria

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH / LU JIANMING

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vt[0]postadN[NU] : 5
  • npost-N1.adN2 : 5
  • v{vt+npro}postN.postV : 3
  • vtoN.adV : 1
  • nab.post-N : 1
  • vtoN.postadV : 1

Attributions by text

  • 說苑 : 2
  • 呂氏春秋 : 2
  • 孟子 : 2
  • 祖堂集 : 2
  • 論語 : 1
  • 韓非子 : 1
  • 典論一卷 : 1
  • 春秋左傳 : 1
  • 論衡 : 1
  • 鹽鐵論 : 1
  • 百喻經 : 1
  • 韓詩外傳 : 1

Words

   yú OC: qa MC: ʔi̯ɤ 7 Attributions

Jiān 間 is primarily spatial and comes to mean "among" only by figurative extension. [DERIVED]; [npostN]

  • vt[0]postadN[NU]from among
  • vtoN.adVamong
  • vtoN.postadVamong the N
   zhōng OC: krluŋ MC: ʈuŋ 5 Attributions

The standard general word for "among" is zhōng 中. [[COMMON]]; [npostN]

  • npost-N1.adN2among
   yān OC: qran MC: ʔiɛn 3 Attributions
  • v{vt+npro}postN.postVfrom among them 一焉
   jiān OC: kreen MC: kɣɛn 1 Attribution
  • nab.post-Nrelation between

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: