Taxonomy of meanings for 號:

  • 號 háo (OC: ɢluu MC: ɦɑu) 胡刀切 平 廣韻:【大呼也又哭也詩云或號或呼易云先號咷而後𥬇又乎到切 】
    • SHOUT
      • viactshout at the top of one's voice to make known one's feelings [also: howl][CA]
      • vtoNcall out to
      • vadNcalling; calling out
      • instrument>HORN
        • specifically, loudly>WEEP
          • viactwail loudly
        • related action>BLOW
          • viprocessto blow
    • 號 hào (OC: ɢluus MC: ɦɑu) 胡到切 去 廣韻:【号令又召也呼也謚也亦作號胡到切六 】
      • with loud voice>SUMMON
          • generalised>COMMAND
            • nabtextpublicly proclaimed command, order [ordinance][CA]
            • vtt(oN.)+V[0]proclaim an order in public that the contextually determinate N should V
            • related object: document>LAW
              • nabtextlegal instruction, legal command
            • generalised: factual>DECLARE
                • instrument: means of>SIGNAL
                  • nsignal
                  • specifically> give a name>CALL
                      • object>NAME
                        • nab.tdesignation, denomination for N (often as something that has been decided on, as stipulated, as in 改號)
                        • vt(oN1.)+VtoN2call contextually determinate N1 by the name N2 號曰商君
                        • vt[0]oN1.+VtoN2they call N1 by the appellation N2
                        • vtoNpassivebe referred to by the designation X
                        • vtoNreflexive.自give a denomination to (oneself)
                        • vttoN1.+VtoN2resultativecall the person N1 N2 (N2 being preceded by a a verbal complement indicating a result) 號之為佛
                        • vtt(oN1.) N2give the name N2 to the contextually determinate N1
                        • specifically> NICKNAME
                        • generalised, pejorative name>CATEGORY
              • PERSONAL NAME
                • nappellation, designation
                • vtoNhave the appellation N (SJ); [call somebody N; give somebody the appellation (x); refer to somebody as (x)][CA]
                • vtt(oN1.)+N2bestow the appellation N2 on the contextually defined person N2 (In the Chán Buddhist context this often refers to an appellation as master which was bestowed by the emperor)
            • 號 hao2《廣韻》胡刀切,平豪匣。宵部。
              • SHOUT
                • viactshout at the top of one's voice to make known one's feelings [also: howl][CA]
                • vtoNcall out to
                • vadNcalling; calling out
                • analogy> of animals>CRY
                  • viactwail loudly
                • analogy> of physical phenomena>SOUND
                  • specifically>LAMENT