Taxonomy of meanings for 赤:

  • 赤 chì (OC: khljaɡ MC: tɕʰiɛk) 昌石切 入 廣韻:【赤古文 】
  • 赤 chì (OC: khjaɡ MC: tɕʰiɛk) 昌石切 入 廣韻:【南方色又姓出姓苑又漢複姓二氏莊子有赤張滿稽郭象注云赤張姓也韓子曰智伯以鍾遺仇繇赤章枝諫仇繇令不受 】
    • RED
      • vadNred; glowing red; orange (like the Buddhist robes)
      • vibe glowing red, orange
      • vichangeturn red, orange
      • exocentric: body fluid>BLOOD
        • figurative>NAKED
          • vadNred > red like flesh > bare(foot)
          • figurative, causative: uncover>SHOW
            • VPt[oN]show openly what one might want to hide HYDCD 6
          • exocentric: newborn>BABY
            • devoid of clothes, generalised>EMPTY
              • figurative>GENUINE
              • figurative: of flames>BURN
                • vtoNscorch (the earth etc)
            • REGIONS