Taxonomy of meanings for 飄:

  • 飄 piāo (OC: phew MC: biɛu) 符霄切 平 廣韻:【老子曰飄風不終朝注云疾風也 】
    • STORM
        • process>BLOW
            • feature>QUICK
              • vadNfast and whirling (of wind)
              • vadVwhirlingly, at whirling speed
          • generalised>WIND
            • nabprocesswhirlwind
            • nadVanalogylike the whirlwind> in a whirling way
            • viprocessblow, whirl about (like the whirlwind)
            • vtoNwhirl up
            • feature>ODOUR
              • process>FLUTTER
                  • grammaticalised: adverbial>DELIGHT
                    • unidirectional>FLOAT
                      • action>FLY
                        • viactfly in a whirling fashion
              • 飄 piāo (OC: phew MC: pʰiɛu) 撫招切 平 廣韻:【飄颻 】