Taxonomy of meanings for 挈:

  • 挈 qiè (OC: kheed MC: kʰet) 苦結切 入 廣韻:【提挈又持也 】
    • CARRY
      • vtoNMO: lift up and take along (Mount Taishan and cross a river with it); hold up (for the ruler to use); take and hold up as a standard; generally: hold
      • vtoNpassivebe lifted and carried around
    • CUT
      • vtoNcut into, cut (throat etc)
    • ENGRAVE
      • vtoNengrave or carve in wood or bone
      • vt[oN]engagein engraving
    • LIFT
      • vtoNlift (LJ)
    • PROMOTE
      • REFER TO
        • HOLD
          • = 契