Taxonomy of meanings for 度:

  • duó (OC: ɡ-laaɡ MC: dɑk) 徒落切 入 廣韻:【度量也又音渡 】
  • dù (OC: ɡ-laaɡs MC: duo) 徒故切 去 廣韻:【法度又姓岀後漢荆州刺史度尚又徒各切 】
    • MEASURE
        • abstract>STANDARD
          • nstandard measure
          • nabconceptstandard method; objective standard or measure by which to judge things; standard rule (e.g. on clothing to be worn)
          • nabmethodset physical standard or measure, objective standard; proper measure; standard size
          • nabpsycha sound standard of judgment, sound judgment
          • vibe appropriate, conform to standards of behaviour
          公室無度
          • action>EMULATE
              進退可度
              • intellectual>PRINCIPLE
                  有大度
                  • legal>LAW
                    • nabmethodstandard administrative procedure; administrative system; standard political means; set standard, standard limitation; standard measure (of length, weight etc); a regime (of law)
                  • general>CORRECT
                  • action>BEHAVIOUR
                • musical>RHYTHM
                • =渡CROSS OVER
                  • vtoNcross river by boat or ferry; derived general sense: to cross (also by foot at a ford)
                  • vt+prep+Ncrooss over; ferry over
                  • vtoNpassivebe crossed 不可渡
                  • vt(oN)cross over the contextually determinate place
                  • vtoNN=timepass through (some number of years etc)
                  • vtoNN=placecross over to (the target place)
                  • vttoN1.+N2permissiveallow N1 to get across the contextually determinate N2
                  • into life:BIRTH
                    • vibe born into this world
                    余初度兮
                  • metaphysical>TRANSCEND
                    • vtoNfigurativeget through, go beyond
                    • nabactBUDDH: (the ceremony of) causing somebody to cross over > initation to monkhood
                    • vtoNtranscend, go beyond so as to enter another sphere
                    • into the true religion>SALVATION
                      • vt(oN)lead the contextually determinate N to salvation
                      • vtoNcausativecause to obtain salvation, lead to salvation
                      • vtoNcausativeBUDDH: cause to cross over (to the other shore, i.e. nirvāṇa) > help; liberate; save (sentient beings)
                      • vtoNcausativebecaused to obtain salvation
                      • vtoNcausativecause one's own salvation> save oneself
                  • grammaticalised, verbal classifier“times”>EVENT
                    • ncpost-V{NUM}.adV(to V) x-times
                • duóBELIEVE
                  • vttoN.+V[0]psychreckon that (oneself) V-s> believe (oneself) to V,
                  • vtoSconsider that S
                  • conative>ESTIMATE
                    • vtoNto estimate; assess objectively the extent of
                    • vtoNpassivebe estimated, predicted
                  • perfective>ASSESS
                    • nabactassessment
                    • vt[oN]to be engaged in measuring; assess things
                    • vtoNmeasure; assess the extent of
                    • vtoNpassivebe assessed; be measured
                    • vtoNpsychassess (oneself)
                    • vt+prep+Nmake a careful assessment of; consider carefully