Taxonomy of meanings for 虜:

  • 虜 lǔ (OC: ɡ-raaʔ MC: luo) 郎古切 上 廣韻:【虜掠又獲也服也 】
    • ARREST
      • nabactbeing taken prisoner; arrestation as prisoner [This is an occasional usage, but perhaps it is worth recording and classifying]
      • vt[oN]take prisoners
      • vtoNpassivebe taken prisoner
      • vtoNperfectivetake prisoner
    • BARBARIAN
      • npluralthe barbarians; barbarians
      • nadNbarbarian
    • ENEMY
      • nforeign enemy
    • PRISONER
      • nobjectcaptive, someone who is utterly dependent from or in the hand of someone else
      • nad.VtoNreference=objectas a prisoner
      • n(post-N){PRED}be a prisoner of the contextually determinate N
    • SLAVE
      • nwork-slave (who was often a foreigner and/or prisoner)
      • nabactbeing taken prisoner and made into a slave
    • VILLAIN
      • nscoundrel
    • ROB