"Noun" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 míng cí noun
 míng name / noun (part of speech) / place (e.g. among winners) / famous / classifier for people
 huó yòng to apply (knowledge etc) creatively and flexibly / to use a word flexibly (e.g. a noun as an adjective)
 jiā home / family / (polite) my (sister, uncle etc) / classifier for families or businesses / refers to the philosophical schools of pre-Han China / noun suffix for a specialist in some activity, such as a musician or revolutionary, corresponding to English -ist, -er, -ary or -ian / CL:個|个[ge4]
 bǎ to hold / to contain / to grasp / to take hold of / handle / particle marking the following noun as a direct object / classifier for objects with handle / classifier for small objects: handful
 xìng nature / character / property / quality / attribute / sexuality / sex / gender / suffix forming adjective from verb / suffix forming noun from adjective, corresponding to -ness or -ity / essence / CL:個|个[ge4]
 bian suffix of a noun of locality
 jǐn to the greatest extent / (when used before a noun of location) furthest or extreme / to be within the limits of / to give priority to
 ná to hold / to seize / to catch / to apprehend / to take / (used in the same way as 把[ba3]: to mark the following noun as a direct object)
 na (particle equivalent to 啊 / after noun ending in -n)
 zhuān míng proper noun
 xiàn dìng cí determiner (in grammar, i.e. article, demonstrative, possessive pronoun, noun genitive etc)
 láng (arch.) minister / official / noun prefix denoting function or status / a youth
 dòng wù xìng míng cí animate noun
 fēi dòng wù xìng míng cí inanimate noun
沿 yán r edge (used directly after a noun, e.g. roadside 馬路沿兒|马路沿儿)
 zhuān yǒu míng cí proper noun
 bù kě shǔ míng cí uncountable noun (in grammar of European languages)
 kě shǔ míng cí countable noun (in grammar of European languages)
 gù yǒu míng cí proper noun
 zhuān míng cí proper noun
 pǔ tōng míng cí common noun (grammar)
 jí hé míng cí collective noun (linguistics)
 fāng wèi cí noun of locality (linguistics)
 tōng míng common noun / generic term / to introduce oneself
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