wéi
adv./conj. only; (lit.) but
Other meanings
[wéi]   char. (lit.) (used before a year, month or day); (lit.) thinking, thought
    heart

Simplified Chinese

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Traditional Chinese

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Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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wéi yī
adj. only
wéi wǒ dú zūn
idiom. no one is noble but me, be extremely conceited
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gǔ lái shèng xián jiē jì mò , wéi yóu yín zhě liú qí míng
phr. (from a Chinese poem Drink Wine written by Li Bai, a famous poet in Tang Dynasty) Obscure are the sages and saints of yore, Only drinkers can enjoy high renown.
wéi yóu yín zhě liú qí míng
phr. (ancient poem) Only drinkers can enjoy high renown. ("Drink Wine", by Li Bai, a famous poet in Tang Dynasty)