Taxonomy of meanings for 箭:

  • 箭 jiàn (OC: tsens MC: tsiɛn) 子賤切 去 廣韻:【箭竹髙一丈節間三尺可爲矢爾雅曰東南之美者有㑹稽之竹箭子賤切九 】
    • ARROW
      • ncolloquial word: bamboo shaft of an arrow; arrow with bamboo shaft; arrow as a weapon of war; arrow as a token in bó 博 "backgammon"
      • nadVanalogy(fly etc)like an arrow SANGUOZHI: 箭飛
    • BAMBOO
      • ntype of bamboo (used for making arrows)