Taxonomy of meanings for 邦:

  • 邦 bāngSTATE
    • nthe land; country, (large) country (as bounded by formal boundaries)
    • npost-N{PLACE}魯邦 "the Land of Lǔ", 我周邦
    • viactestablish a state MO: 邦於越
    • vtoNestablish one's country in MO: 邦齊晉
    • vttoN1.+N2create a state for N1 in N2 SHU 邦之蔡
    • generalised>TERRITORY
      • nWestern Zhou: (typically large) piece of territory, place
      • generalised>PLACE
        • limits of>BOUNDARY
          • people from a territory (bronze inscriptions)> bāng 邦PEOPLE
            • enfeoff with a territory as a state> bāng 邦INSTALL
              • celebrate the spirits of the land> bāng 邦SACRIFICE
            • SURNAMES