Taxonomy of meanings for 享:

  • 享 xiǎng (OC: qhaŋʔ MC: hiɐŋ) 許兩切 上 廣韻:【 】
    • ENJOY
      • vtoNactenjoy in practice (profit, benefits)
    • FEAST
      • nabeventfeast; entertainment
      • vtoNlay on a ceremonial reception (often involving recitation of poetry/songs) for
      • vt[oN]causativelay on a reception for someone
    • FEED
      • vtoNoffer food in a ceremonious way to someone; entertain to a banquet[IS THAT THE RIGHT SYN. GROUP SINCE THE WORD USUALLY USUALLY REFERS TO 'ENTERTAIN'; MAYBE IT SHOULD BE MOVED TO 'FEAST'][CA]
      • vtoNobject=foodfeed (drink or food)
    • GIVE
      • vtoNhand up
    • GOVERN
      • vtoNenjoy the privileges of being a ruler over
    • SACRIFICE
      • vtoNmake (large-scale) offerings of wine (to the gods in order to seek their blessings)
      • nabactsacrificial offering
      • vt+prep+Nmake a ritual sacrifical offering to, in the form of a feast
      • viactpresent offerings
      • vt(oN)present religious pious offering to (a contextually determinate ruler)
    • APPROPRIATE
      • = 烹
    • 享 xiǎng (OC: qhaŋʔ MC: hiɐŋ) 許兩切 上 廣韻:【獻也祭也臨也向也歆也書傳云奉上謂之亯 】
    • 享 xiǎng (OC: qhaŋʔ MC: hiɐŋ) 許兩切 上 廣韻:【同亯亦作享 】