Taxonomy of meanings for 邑:

  • 邑 yì (OC: qrɯb MC: ʔɯip) 於汲切 入 廣韻:【縣邑周禮曰四井爲邑又漢複姓有邑由氏楚大夫養由氏之後避仇改焉於汲切八 】
    • VILLAGE
      • CITY
        • ntown which serves as an administrative centre
        • vt+prep+NN=placeto establish a city (somewhere)
        • vttoN1.+prep+N2give a city to N1 in a place N2
        • npost-Nprcity, urbanised settlement
        • npost=Nprthe city of Npr
      • CAPITAL CITY
        • nWestern Zhou inscriptions, SHU, occasionally: capital
        • +vt+prep+Nestablish one's capital at N
      • TERRITORY
        • BOREDOM
          • vi.redbe very bored
        • STATE
          • npolitearchaic: state as represented by its capital, in polite speech
          • nadNin polite diplomatic speech: relating to my city (i.e. state)
        • =悒WORRY