Taxonomy of meanings for 秀:

  • 秀 xiù (OC: slus MC: siu) 息救切 去 廣韻:【出也榮也息救切五 】
    • BLOSSOM
      • nflower
      • vadNflourishing; blossoming 三秀 "thrice-blossoming"
      • vichangeflower and set ears, be in flower
      • generalised>FLOURISH
          • resultative>GROW
              • specific>FLOWER
                  • generalised>PLANT
                      • specific:???>MILLET
                        • near of grain
                        • vi(of grain) set ears
                    • feature>BEAUTIFUL
                      • vadNresplendent, delicate
                      • vibe strikingly beautiful, be resplendent
                    • feature: of persons>EXCELLENT
                      • vadNoutstanding 秀士
                      • vibe scintillating, brilliant; be exquisite, fine
                      • grammaticalised>YOU