Taxonomy of meanings for 詩:

  • shī (OC: qhljɯ MC: ɕɨ) 書之切 平 廣韻:【説文曰志也詩序云發言爲詩釋名曰詩之也志之所之也書之切六 】
    • SONG
      • nsong (note that one 歌s these songs)
      • nprpluralthe canonical Songs, particularly those collected in what is known later as Shijing
      • nprtextthe Book of Songs
      • action>SING
        • vtoN
      • text only>POEM
        • nthe written text of a SONG > poem
        • nadV(express something) in/with a poem
        • nprthe Book of Odes
        • nmkind of poetry
        • action>CHANT
          • vtoNGUOYU: chant literary texts in prose or rhymed poetry