Taxonomy of meanings for 角:

  • 角 jue2 (白讀jiao3) (OC: krooɡ MC: kɯɔk) 古岳切 入 廣韻:【芒也競也觸也説文曰獸角也又角抵戲漢武故事曰未央庭中設角扺戲角抵者六國時所造也使角力相抵觸亦大角軍器徐廣車服儀制曰角前丗書記所不載或云本岀羌胡以驚中國之馬也又姓後漢有角善叔 】
    • HORN
      • nhorn (of a rhino); horns (of bovines)
      • vihave horns, be horned
      • similar>BEAK
        • similar>FOREHEAD
          • similar>BEARD
            • similar>ISLAND
              • similar, grammaticalised> MEASURE WORD
              • similar>CONSTELLATION
                • similar(late colloquial)>MONEY
                  • action using>KNOCK
                      • analogous action>ATTACK
                        • vtoNattack in a pincer attack, attack from both sides
                      • generalised>COMPETE
                        • vtoNcompete in (strength)
                    • analogous>SLANT
                      • analogous>CORNER
                        • ncorner
                        • nabmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
                      • product made of>WIND INSTRUMENTS
                        • nbugle; trumpet
                      • product made of>CUP
                        • nwine cup with 200 cc content originally made of horn, and therefore in the shape of a horn, but later made of bronze. Archeological finds, naturally enough, are of bronze cups.
                      • generalised>PIPE
                        • npost-Han, NANBEICHAO: shepherd's horn, usually made of the horn of wild animals, current among the nomad peoples of the North West
                  • 角 lù (OC: ɡ-rooɡ MC: luk) 盧谷切 入 廣韻:【角里先生漢時四皓名又音覺 】
                  • 角 gu3《字彙補》古酷切。
                    • ONOMATOPOEICS