1. verb to reach
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense, 及 is an independent verb in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 158; Guoyu '及' v 1; Unihan '及'; XHZD '及' 1)
  2. conjunction and
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Concept: Coordination 并列
    Notes: In the sense of 和 or 跟; 及 is used more commonly in written Chinese and can only be used to join nouns (Guoyu '及' conj; Unihan '及'; XHZD '及' 3)
  3. adverb coming to / when
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense, 及 indicates a temporal sequence in Literary Chinese (Pulleyblank 1995, p. 158). For example, 30648於罪 'When they thus have been involved in crime ...' (Mengzi: 1.7/6/20, translation by Legge; Guoyu '及' v 2; XHZD '及' 2)
  4. verb able to be compared to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 比得上 (Guoyu '及' v 3)
  5. verb to be involved with
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 牵涉 (Guoyu '及' v 4)
  6. verb passing of a feudal title from elder to younger brother
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 兄终弟及 (Guoyu '及' v 5)

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