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我们 (我們) wǒmen

wǒmen pronoun we
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: People 人
Notes: 我们 is an exclusive personal pronoun. It indicates the speaker and other people but not the person or people being spoken to. Contrast this with 咱们, which includes the person being spoken to. It began to be used in this sense in spoken Chinese sinse the Song and Yuan (Norman 1988, p. 121; Sun 2006, loc. 751).

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我们所求得的

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Japan 日本 560
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 India 印度 549
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Thailand 泰國 379
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Malaysia 馬來亞 283
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Philippines 菲律賓 260
Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 163
Traces Over the Sky and Ocean 《海天遊踪》 Hong Kong 香港 161
Buddhist Affinities over a Century 10 - Places of Practice 2 《百年佛緣10-道場篇2》 American Buddhism “The Dharma Comes West” 美國佛教「大法西來」 144
Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 134
Lectures on the Platform Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch 《六祖壇經講話》 Questions and Discussion 問題討論 131

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