Taxonomy of meanings for 授:

  • 授 shòu (OC: djus MC: dʑiu) 承咒切 去 廣韻:【付也又姓出何氏姓苑承呪切六 】
    • GIVE
      • vttoN1.+N2hand over (something N2) to (someone N1); confer (something N2) upon (someone N1)
      • vt(oN)make presents, confer something on others
      • vihand something over
      • vttoN1+.vtoN2transfer (something N2) to (someone N1) 授之以政
      • vtt(oN1.)+N2hand over/give the contextually determinate thing N1 to N2
      • vtt(oN1.)-vtoN2give N2 to contextually determinate recipients N1
      • vttoN1.+N2figurativegive (an abstract object/task etc)
      • vttoN1(.+N2)give N1 to the contextually determinate N2
      • to superior>HAND UP
        • vtoNfigurativegive up (one's life)
        • vtt[oN1]. N2hand up something to N2
      • what one has been given>GIVE BACK
        • knowledge>TEACH
          • duties>EMPLOY
              • permanent>APPOINT
                • vtoNappoint (as leader etc)
            • generalised>TRANSMIT
              • vtt(oN1.)+N2transmit the contextually determinate N1 to N2
              • vttoN1.+N2pass N1 on to N2
              • vttoN1(.+N2)hand over N1 to the contextually determinate N2
              • vttoN1[.+prep+N2]hand on, pass on N1 to others.
          • =受