Taxonomy of meanings for 選:

  • 選 xuǎn (OC: sqonʔ MC: sʷiɛn) 思兖切 上 廣韻:【擇也思兖切又思絹切又思管切三 】
    • CHOOSE
      • vadNelite, choice (troops etc)
      • vt+prep+Nchoose among
      • vtoNpick out according to quality, select and appoint
      • vtoNobject=nonhuselect items as relevant for use
    • CRITICISE
      • vtoNpassivebe criticised; be found fault with
    • SEND
      • IMMEDIATELY
        • nabshort time
      • ENTER
      • 選 xuàn (OC: sqons MC: sʷiɛn) 息絹切 去 廣韻:【息絹切八 】
        • APPOINT
            • appointed best candidate>HERO
              • nBAIHUTONG: modestly heroic figure of the second-lowest grade
            • feature>APPROPRIATE
          • 選 suǎn (OC: sqhonʔ MC: sʷɑn) 蘇管切 上 廣韻:【 】 suan4 《集韻》損管切,上緩心。元部。
            • =筭
              • 10 000> NUMBERS
          • 選 shua1《集韻》數滑切,音刷。