Taxonomy of meanings for 耿:

  • 耿 gěng (OC: kreeŋʔ MC: kɯæŋ) 古幸切 上 廣韻:【耿介也又耿耿不安也又姓晉大夫趙夙㓕耿因封焉遂以國爲氏古幸切三 】
    • BRIGHT
      • vadNbright
      • vibright; shine
    • GOOD
      • vadNhonest, upright
    • STATES
      • NPprGěng 耿 (CHEN PAN 1969, 560-562)Ruling clan: Jī 姬 (according to the Jìn shìjiā jí jiě and to the Du's commentary), or Yíng 嬴 (according to the Lù shǐ Guó míng jì, Dūchéng jì, and Jùn guó zhì).Rank: Unknown.Founded: Unknown.Destroyed: 661 B.C. by Jìn 晉 (ZUO Min 1).Location: In the south-eastern part of the modern Héjīn 河津 district, Shānxī province.History: A small state destroyed by Jìn. Thereafter, the area became a fief of the Zhào 趙 lineage.
    • SHINE
      • PURE
        • SAD
          • COMBINE
            • BLOCK
              • PROTRUDE
                • PLACE NAMES
                  • STATES
                    • NPprGěng 耿 (CHEN PAN 1969, 560-562)Ruling clan: Jī 姬 (according to the Jìn shìjiā jí jiě and to the Du's commentary), or Yíng 嬴 (according to the Lù shǐ Guó míng jì, Dūchéng jì, and Jùn guó zhì).Rank: Unknown.Founded: Unknown.Destroyed: 661 B.C. by Jìn 晉 (ZUO Min 1).Location: In the south-eastern part of the modern Héjīn 河津 district, Shānxī province.History: A small state destroyed by Jìn. Thereafter, the area became a fief of the Zhào 趙 lineage.
                  • SURNAMES