Taxonomy of meanings for 昭:

  • 昭 zhāo (OC: kljew MC: tɕiɛu) 止遙切 平 廣韻:【明也光也著也覿也又姓楚詞昭屈景三族戰國策楚有昭奚恤止遥切七 】
    • BRIGHT
      • nabstativebrightness; luminosity
      • v.red:adNshining bright
      • vibe resplendent
    • CLEAR
      • SHOW
        • viillustrious
        • vtoNcausativemake widely illustrious; show off; make generally known
      • HELP
        • ANCESTOR
          • DESCENDANT
            • ndescendent whose ancestral tablet will be placed on the left in the ancestral temple
          • INTELLIGENT
            • vifigurativebe bright>intelligent
          • MALES OF LU
            • RULERS OF CHU
              • NPprhumanSTANDARD NAME: King Kāng of Chǔ (reigned 559 - 545)ALTERNATIVE NAMES: Zhāo 昭 / 招 PARENTS: Son of >Chǔ Gòng wáng 楚共王 WIVES:?CHILDREN: -
            • RULERS OF LU
              • RULERS OF QI
                • NPprhumanSTANDARD NAME: Duke Xiào of Qí (reigned 642 - 633)ALTERNATIVE NAMES: Zhāo 昭 PARENTS: Son of >Qí Huán gōng 齊桓公 WIVES: ?CHILDREN: -
              • RULERS OF QIN
                • RULERS OF YAN
                  • RULERS OF ZHOU
                    • SHOW
                      • viillustrious
                      • vtoNcausativemake widely illustrious; show off; make generally known
                  • 昭 zhao4《集韻》之笑切,去笑章。
                    • =照SHINE
                      • vifigurativeshine forth