Taxonomy of meanings for 藏:

  • 藏 zàng (OC: sɡaaŋs MC: dzɑŋ) 徂浪切 去 廣韻:【通俗文曰庫藏曰帑徂浪切又徂郎切三 】
    • STOREHOUSE
      • nrepository
      • nderivedcontents of the storehouse
      • nabbuddhistBUDDH: storehouse (of qualities, mental seeds, Buddhist scriptures, etc.; sometimes also directly referring to the storehouse-consciousness 臧識) (in the Buddhist context sometimes also translated as 'matrix' or 'embryo')
    • what is kept in a storehouse: Buddhist texts>DOCUMENT
      • nabbuddhistBUDDH: basket/repository > set of canonical Buddhist texts, see 三臧
    • specific>BURY
      • vtoNbury
    • =臟INNARDS
      • ninternal organs; viscera; innards; intestines
    • TIBETANS
  • 藏 cáng (OC: sɡaaŋ MC: dzɑŋ) 昨郎切 平 廣韻:【隱也匿也昨郞切又徂浪切一 】
    • CONCEAL
      • vtoNhide away; also: hide away from
      • vt[oN]continuativekeep in hiding; go into hiding
      • vtoNmiddle voicebe concealed, get hidden away
      • vtoNN=placehide in (a place)
      • vtoNreflexive.自hide (oneself)
      • vt(oN)conceal, hide (with contextually determinate N)
      • vtoNimperativehide!
      • vttoN1.+N2N2=placehide/store N1 in the place N2
    • entering what is concealed>DEEP
      • THINK
        • REMEMBER
          • vtoNremember
        • COLLECT
          • BASIC NATURE
            • nabpsychtemperament, real inclinations???
          • SAFEGUARD
            • vtoNstore up; take good care of; store up and collect; store up to keep safe
            • viactto store goods (may be followed by a locative complement) 藏於王之市
            • vtoNpassivebe collected; be stored
            • vttoN1.+N2store and preserve N1 in the place N2
            • vt+prep+Nstore one's wealth in