Taxonomy of meanings for 集:

  • 集 jí (OC: sɡub MC: dzip) 秦入切 入 廣韻:【聚也會也就也成也安也同也衆也本作雧字林云羣鳥駐木上亦州名漢宕渠縣梁爲東巴州恭帝爲集州以有集水名之又姓風俗通云漢有外黃令集一秦入切九 】
    • MEET
      • viget together for a meeting
      • vt+prep+Ngather in place N
    • on trees, together, inchoative>SIT
      • viactsettle down; find a perch
      • vt+prep+Nperch on; sit on, settle on
      • vtoNperch on; sit on, settle on; settle in (a place)
      • vadNspecificof birds: roosting, sitting
    • grammaticalised>TOGETHER
      • of rain, coagulate and>FALL
        • feature>MIXED
          • quantitative>MANY
            • causative>COLLECT
              • vadNaccumulated; concentrated
              • vadVall in all; summa summarum
              • viact(both of humans and of things) assemble SHIJI 百鬼集矣"all the ghosts and spirits had already assembled"
              • vt+Nassemble in the place N
              • vtoNcollect
              • vtoNcausativeassemble, collect together
              • vtoNpassivebe assembled, take proper shape
            • by use of words>GATHER
              • vadNaccumulated; concentrated
              • vadVall in all; summa summarum
              • viact(both of humans and of things) assemble SHIJI 百鬼集矣"all the ghosts and spirits had already assembled"
              • vt+Nassemble in the place N
              • vtoNcollect
              • vtoNcausativeassemble, collect together
              • vtoNpassivebe assembled, take proper shape
            • by order>SUMMON
              • undesirable object>ENCOUNTER
                • where one is to meet>ARRIVE
                  • abstract: at what is aimed at>ACHIEVE
                    • generalised, perfective>COMPLETE
                      • vtoNmiddle voiceSHIJING: be completed
                      • vtoNachieve completely
                    • continuative>REMAIN
                      • feature>PEACEFUL
                        • place where pepole meet>MARKET
                          • npost-Han: market
                        • occasion where pepole meat>FEAST