Taxonomy of meanings for 聚:

  • 聚 jù (OC: sɡoʔ MC: dzio) 慈庾切 上 廣韻:【衆也共也斂也説文㑹也邑落云聚慈𢈔切二 】
    • GATHER
      • viactmostly of persons, but occasionally also of things like insects: assemble
      • vtoNassemble persons or things; amass; gather around oneself
      • nabprocesscoalescence
      • vtoNpassivebe amassed in one place
      • vtoNchangeto become assembled; to become dense and abundant (of population);
      • vtoNfigurativegather (resentful forces)
      • vtoNN=placegather in (a place)
      • npluralconglomerations
      • vttoN1.+N2collect N1 in place N2
      • vadNpassiveaccumulated
      • vt(oN)gather the contextually determinate objects N
      • vtoNgather around
      • feature>MANY
          • grammaticalised>TOGETHER
            • object men: causative>RALLY
              • vt+prep+Ngather around, rally
              • ability to>POWER
                • nHF 8.8.3: concentrations of power (in a state)
          • and integrate>COMBINE
            • vtoNmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
            • nabactcombination
            • refining>CONCENTRATE
              • vtoNconcentrate 聚精會神
          • gathering of people>VILLAGE
              • large>CITY
                • nSHJI, Wudibenji: small city
            • officially, by state>CONFISCATE
              • vtoNcollect (as regular payments due to government) ??
          • LIMP
          • 聚 jù (OC: sɡos MC: dzio) 才句切 去 廣韻:【又秦雨切 】