Taxonomy of meanings for 飛:

  • fēi (OC: pɯl MC: pʷɨi) 甫微切 平 廣韻:【飛翔亦漢複姓史記有飛廉氏古通用蜚 】
    • FLY
      • viactto fly; fly along
      • vadNflying; floating
      • vadNN=nonrefflying 飛鳥
      • nabactflying
      • vadVin a flying mode, by way of flying
      • vadNcapable of flying
      • viderivedblow along (as a breeze)
      • viinchoativefly off
      • general>FLOAT
        • causative: cause to fly off the bow:SHOOT
            飛一矢
        • metaphorical> rise high in popularity etc>SUCCESS
            • result>HIGH
              • vadNhigh up in the air
            • salient feature>QUICK
              • vadNfleet, quick as if flying 飛駏
              • subjective: surprising>SUDDENLY
                • vadVall of a sudden; out of nothing
                飛禍
            • subject>INSECT
              • v[adN]insect 榖之飛
              • salient feature>TENUOUS
                • vadNinsubstantial; unsubstantiated 蜚語, 飛語
            • specific: in all directions>SCATTER
              • viprocessget scattered