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yī yì

  1. number one
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: In this sense, 一 is used in counting items (NCCED '一' 1; Ho, 2002, '一' 1; Rouzer 2007; p. 14). For example, 一个中心 'one center.' (Xinhua Net, 2015-12-25) Tone sandhi 变调 modifies yī to yì when it is followed by a first, second or third tone. For example, 一年 yì nián 'one year'. Also, yī becomes yì when it is followed by a fourth tone. For exmaple, 一条 yì tiáo 'one strand' (Sun 2006, loc. 545). 一 is the 2nd most common word in the 1985 Beijing Language Insititue frequency wordlist (Ho, 2002, '一').
  2. noun Kangxi radical 1
    Domain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  3. adverb as soon as
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇 , Concept: Correlative 关联词
    Notes: This adverb is often used as a connecting word in the subordinate clause of subordinate complex sentences. It is often used in the pattern 一…,就… to express that if a certain condition is met the result will surely follow (NCCED '一' 9; Ho, 2002, '一' 2; Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 194-195). For example, 一出来,才晓得自己的错误 'As soon as he came out, he realized his own mistake.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 260)
  4. adverb pure / concentrated
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (NCCED '一' 4)
  5. adverb whole / all
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In this sense, 一 is placed in front of nouns to indicate a complete unit (NCCED '一' 3; Ho, 2002, '一' 3). For example, 一冬天 'throughout the whole winter.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 221)
  6. ordinal first
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Quantity 数量
    Notes: (Rouzer 2007; p. 14)
  7. adjective the same
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: In the sense of 一样 (NCCED '一' 2)
  8. pronoun each
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (NCCED '一' 5)
  9. pronoun certain
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (NCCED '一' 6)
  10. adverb throughout
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (NCCED '一' 8) For example, 前前后后的一想 'thought about it for a while.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 218; Li Shaoqi, 2003, pp. 195)
  11. adverb used in between a reduplicated verb
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Frequently Used Words 常用词汇
    Notes: (NCCED '一' 10) For example, 烤一烤 'heat up.' (Lao She, 2003, p. 216)

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Truncated for common words

Collection Document Title Occurrences
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Japan 日本 291
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 India 印度 291
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 9 - Places of Practice 1 《百年佛緣9-道場篇1》 The Causes and Conditions of My Building Fo Guang Shan 我建佛光山的因緣 191
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Thailand 泰國 167
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 7 - A Monastic's Faith 1 《百年佛緣7-僧信篇1》 The Mainland Sangha in Taiwan 大陸僧侶在台灣 154
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Malaysia 馬來亞 146
Hsing Yun Diary (1993/1-1994/8) 《星雲日記(1993/1~1994/8)》 Hsing Yun Diary 29 - Chan in Daily Life: The Path of Marriage 星雲日記29~生活禪 婚姻之道(1994/5/16~1994/5/31) 141
The Three Trainings in Humanistic Buddhism 《人間佛教的戒定慧》 Meditative Concentration in Humanistic Buddhism 人間佛教的定學 133
Treatises on Humanistic Buddhism 《人間佛教論文集》 Humanistic Buddhism and Training in Meditation 人間佛教的定學 132
Hsing Yun Diary (1991/5-1992/12) 《星雲日記(1991/5~1992/12)》 Hsing Yun Diary 20 - Discussing Emptiness and Existence: The Vertical is Exhausted by the Three Time Periods 星雲日記20~談空說有 豎窮三際(1992/11/16~1992/11/30) 131

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
一听 一聽 跪在地上的老夫婦一聽 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 2: Buddhism's World View 第二講 佛教的世間觀 7
一人 一人 一人只有一半 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 3: Greed is the Cause of Suffering 第三講 多欲為生死的根本 7
一看 一看 這位初出家的人一看這對老夫婦如此虔誠 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 2: Buddhism's World View 第二講 佛教的世間觀 5
一件 一件 一件事情 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 1: An Overview of the Sutra on the Eight Realizations of the Great Beings 第一講 八大人覺經的概述 4
一位 一位 有一位金山的佛印禪師正在講經 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 2: Buddhism's World View 第二講 佛教的世間觀 4
一捲 一捲 一卷 The Universal Gate : a Commentary on Avalokitesvara's Universal Gate Sutra 《觀世音菩薩普門品講話》 Preface 前言 3
一大 一大 若是缺少一大 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 2: Buddhism's World View 第二講 佛教的世間觀 3
一万 一萬 有了一千想一萬 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 4: Contentment is the Source of Happiness 第四講 知足為守道的根本 3
夫人一 夫人一 四夫人一聽 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 10: Conclusion - Approaching the Awakened State 第十講 八大人覺經的總結 3
回头一 回头一 但當他回頭一看 Ten Lectures on the Eight Realizations of a Bodhisattva Sutra 《八大人覺經十講》 Lecture 4: Contentment is the Source of Happiness 第四講 知足為守道的根本 2

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