Taxonomy of meanings for 尊:

  • 尊 zūn (OC: tsuun MC: tsuon) 祖昆切 平 廣韻:【尊卑又重也髙也貴也敬也君父之稱也説文曰酒器也本又作𢍜周禮有司尊彞從土從缶從木後人所加亦姓風俗通云尊盧氏之後祖昆切五 】
    • VESSEL
      • nbronze wine vessel
    • object:wine vessels>ARRANGE
        • feature>NOBLE
          • nabsocialelevated social status; venerable position
          • npost-Nthe noblest of the N; the most honoured of the N
          • v[adN]the noble ones; the honorable ones
          • vadNdistinguished, of elevated status (both of persons and of th ranks they occupy)
          • vichangereach a level appropriate for a noble person, become more noble
          • vigradedbe noble; be honoured; be deserving of respect or veneration 至尊
          • vt+prep+Ngradedbe of higher objective/official social status than 莫尊於
          • vtoNcausativecause to be noble, elevate the status of; cause to be dignified
          • vtoNmiddle voicebe regarded as noble, be honoured> be distinguished, enjoy elevated status (also of things like meritorious achievements)
          • vtoNputativeregard as noble; regard as most noble
          • nabfeaturenobility, high status
          • v[adN]seat of honour
          • intellectual>IMPORTANT
              • putative>APPRECIATE
                • vtoNpassivebe appreciated; be highly esteemed; be highly valued
                • vtoNpsychset very high store by, prize very highly
                • vtoNpsychhave high (self-)esteem; MSC: "have self-esteem"
            • social: high>RANK
                • attitude>RESPECT
                  • nabactbeing respected> respect
                  • vtoNattitudinalshow proper respect for; venerate, revere, show respect for; treat with demonstrative respect
                  • vtoNattitudinalbe treated with respect, enjoy respect
                  • vtoNcausativecause to be highly respected; elevate to a respectful position; show respect for
                  • vtoNputative(regard as distinguished>) to honour as deserving public respect; ensure position of public honour and esteem;
                  • vtoNpassivebe respected
                  • object: polite>FATHER
                    • object: polite>UNCLE
                      • object: polite>YOU
                        • npostVtpronominalyour honour
                        • vadN[.post-npro2]your
                  • physical>HIGH
                    • vigradedbe high and imposing 益尊
              • =遵OBEY
                • vtoNobey respectfully