Taxonomy of meanings for 功:

  • gōng (OC: kooŋ MC: kuŋ) 古紅切 平 廣韻:【功績也説文曰以勞定國曰功又漢複姓何氏姓苑云漢營陵令成功恢禹治水吿成功後爲氏俗作㓛 】
    • ACHIEVE
      • nabactobjective effects achieved, achievements, results, work results
      • vtoNto complete, to bring to fruition
      • vtoNpassiveto be completed, to be brought to fruition
      • nab[.post-N]pluralone's own achievements
      • public>SUCCESS
          • moral>MERIT
            • n[adN]nonreferentialmeritorious [effort]
            • nabactmeritorious political or military contributions, meritorious exploits; contributions; proper ultimate function; effective performance (e.g. in cutting off heads!)
            • nadNhaving achievements> deserving; meritorious 功臣, full of merit See also Shiji: 功狗
            • vihave meritorious contributions to one's credit, achieve meritorious results
            • nab.post-NN's contributions
            • nabmerit
            • nab.post-Nderivedrecognition of merit regarding N
            • meritorious exercise of presecribed>MOURNING
              • general:>GOOD
                • vadNcreditable, commendable; meritorious
                • transitive>GENEROUS
                  • general>EXCELLENT
                    • vibe very efficient, function very well
            • conative>EFFORT
              • nabacteffort expended
              • imposed>WORK
                • nabactsuccessful enterprise, completed undertaking; successful working efforts 土功 "earth works"
                • nabactprojected work
              • personal development>STUDY
                • vtoNwork on, study