Taxonomy of meanings for 諫:

  • 諫 jiàn (OC: kraans MC: kɯan) 古晏切 去 廣韻:【諫諍直言以悟人也又姓風俗通云漢有治書侍史諫忠古晏切三 】
    • REMONSTRATE
      • nabactremonstration
      • v[adN]remonstrator
      • vadNremonstrating (e.g. ministers)
      • vt(oN.)+Vremonstrate with a contextually determinate person N or on a contextually determinate subject N (and say:)
      • vt[oN]make a formal submission; raise formal objections, attempt to remonstrate directly
      • vt+prep+Nobject=superiorraise formal objection towards the superior [DS]
      • vtoNobject=superiorremonstrate formally and openly with a superior; offer formal advice at court (positive or negative)
      • vtoNobject=matterremonstrate about (a matter)
      • vtoNN=topicbe remonstrated about
      • vtoNN=humanbe demonstrated to
      • vt(oN)remonstrate to the contextually determinate person
      • vt(oN)object=matterremonstrate about the contextually determinate matter (note that no vtt-construction is found so far for this jia4n.
  • 諫 lan4 《集韻》郎旰切,去換來