Taxonomy of meanings for 禪:

  • 禪 shàn (OC: djan MC: dʑiɛn) 時戰切 去 廣韻:【襌古文 】
  • 禪 shàn (OC: djans MC: dʑiɛn) 時戰切 去 廣韻:【圭襌又禪讓傳受 】
    • ABDICATE
      • nobject-nominalisationwhat has been abdicated from> the throne
      • nabactthe abdication of the throne
      • viactabdicate
      • vtoNabdicate(also: 禪以天下)
      • vtoNN=humabdicate in favour of
    • SACRIFICE
      • nabactshàn sacrifie
      • viactperform the shàn sacrifice
    • SACRIFICE TO HEAVEN AND EARTH
      • viactperform the shàn sacrifice
      • vtoNperform the shan sacrifice at N
    • REPLACE
    • 禪 chán (OC: djan MC: dʑiɛn) 市連切 平 廣韻:【静也又市戰切 】
      • BUDDHIST SCHOOLS
        • nabThe Buddhist Chán/Zen School
      • MEDITATE
        • nababbreviationBUDDH: meditation; SANSKRIT dhyāna
        • nabactBUDDH: deverbal action-nominalisation> meditation; SANSKRIT dhyāna
        • viactmeditate
      • RELIGION
        • nabsocialZen school
        • nadNbelonging to the Chán/Zen school of Buddhism; of Chán
      • ROOM