Taxonomy of meanings for 散:

  • 散 sàn (OC: sqaans MC: sɑn) 蘇旰切 去 廣韻:【見上注 】
    • SCATTER
      • vadNscattered
      • vibe dispersed; be scattered; be in a state of dispersion
      • vifigurativebe made to disintegrate
      • vimiddle voicescatter in all directions; be disunited
      • vt(oN)distribute the contextually determinate things
      • vtoNscatter (things); disband (what belongs together or has formed a group)
      • vtoNfigurativescatter so as to cause to disintegrate
      • vtoNN=placescatter all over the place N
      • vtoNpassivebe scattered, spread; be diluted, be dissolved
      • vtoNspenddistribute, spread; spend, disemburse; give away
      • vifigurativediffuse, confused
  • 散 sàn (OC: saanʔ MC: sɑn) 蘇旰切 去 廣韻:【分離也布也説文作𢽳分離也𢿱雜肉也今通作散又蘇旱切 】
  • 散 sǎn (OC: sqaanʔ MC: sɑn) 蘇旱切 上 廣韻:【散誕説文作𢽳分離也又作𢿱雜肉也今通作散又姓史記文王四友散宜生蘇旱切又蘇汗切十一 】
    • ORDINARY
      • vadNordinary, of no special distinction whatsoever, run-of-the-mill
    • for wine>CUP
      • nrefers to the same vessel as jiǎ 斝
  • 散 sǎn (OC: saanʔ MC: sɑn) 蘇旱切 上 廣韻:【見散注 】