Taxonomy of meanings for 永:

  • 永 yǒng (OC: ɢʷaŋʔ MC: ɦʷɯiaŋ) 于憬切 上 廣韻:【長也引也逺也遐也亦姓岀何氏姓苑于憬切二 】
    • ENDURING
      • vadNlasting, long-lasting CC 永都 "lasting duty". [for a long time][CA]
      • vadV{NEG}absolutely (with negative)
      • vadVfor a fairly long time; all the time CC 永歎; forever
      • vadVforeverforever in the future (often involving the syntactic mechanism of adverb-raising, i.e. modifying a verb other than that it precedes) CHECK EXAMPLES AGAIN
      • vibe lasting
      • vtoNcausativecause to be enduring> prolong ??
    • RIVERS
      • =詠
      • =泳