由於

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See also: 由于

Chinese[edit]

 
follow; from; it is for...to; reason; cause; because of; due to; by; to; to leave it (to sb)
 
in; at; to; from; by; than; out of; (surname)
trad. (由於)
simp. (由于)

Pronunciation[edit]


Conjunction[edit]

由於

  1. because; since

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 因為 (“because”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 因為由於
Mandarin Beijing 因為
Taiwan 因為
Cantonese Guangzhou 因為為因
Hong Kong 因為
Taishan 因為
Hakka Meixian 為因
Huidong 因為
Qujiang 就係
Changting 為因
Pingyu 因致
Liancheng 就係
Ruijin 因致
Shicheng 就係
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 因為因爭
Liudui (S. Sixian) 因為
Hsinchu (Hailu) 因為
Dongshi (Dabu) 因為因致
Zhuolan (Raoping) 因為因爭
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 因為
Jin Taiyuan 因為
Min Dong Fuzhou 因為
Min Nan Xiamen 因為
Quanzhou 因為
Zhangzhou 因為
Taipei 因為
Kaohsiung 因為
Penang 因為
Wu Shanghai 因為因得 dated因得仔 dated
Xiang Changsha 因為得因得

Preposition[edit]

由於

  1. owing to; due to; as a result of