Taxonomy of meanings for 嗣:

  • 嗣 sì (OC: sɢlɯs MC: zɨ) 祥吏切 去 廣韻:【繼也又姓風俗通云衞嗣君後 】
    • CONTINUE
      • vadNcontinue> following; succeeding
      • vtoNto continue; to succeed to; to succeed as
    • HEIR
      • n(post-N)heir
      • n(post-N)figurativesuccessor in a public function
      • nadNinherited, succeeding, newly succeeding
      • vtoNstativeto succeed (a person) as the heir, inherit the position of; inherit (virtue)
      • vt(oN)inherit the throne; inherit the post
      • npost-Nheir
    • DESCENDANT
      • ADOPT
      • NEXT
        • THEN
          • SURNAMES
          • 嗣 sì (OC: ljɯs MC: zɨ) 祥吏切 去 廣韻:【嗣古文 】