Taxonomy of meanings for 鳴:

  • 鳴 míng (OC: mreŋ MC: mɯiaŋ) 武兵切 平 廣韻:【嘶鳴又姓出姓苑 】
    • KNOCK
      • vtoNcausativecause to sound; to sound (a bell)
    • SING
      • nabactsinging; mooing; neighing
      • vadNsinging; prone to singing; prone to giving off sound, resounding
      • viactof non-humans and even inanimate objects, primarily of birds: sing; crow; make a sound; also of bovines: moo
      • vtoNderivedsqueak at (a person)
    • SOUND
      • vigive off a sound (as of a drum etc)
      • vtoNcausativecause to give off a sound> sound, beat (a drum of attack in war)
    • SPEAK
      • viactspeak up
    • SURPRISED
      • SHOUT
        • viactmake any of the loud sounds animals make> shout, moo, etc
      • LOUD
        • INVITE
          • LITIGATE
            • PUBLICISE
              • FAMOUS
                • SURNAMES