Taxonomy of meanings for 限:

  • 限 xiàn (OC: ɡrɯɯnʔ MC: ɦɯæn) 胡簡切 上 廣韻:【度也齊也界也胡簡切五 】
    • BOUNDARY
      • nboundary
      • nsubjectthat which is limited; that which is as limited (as what is specified in the preceding phrase) 五丈之限 "something with a limited height of five zhang"???
      • vtoNfix boundaries for, set definite boundaries for
    • END
      • vtoNput an end to
    • INACCESSIBLE
      • nhindrance, inaccessible territory
    • LIMIT
      • nfigurativeborder or limit (of abstract things), limitation, constraining limit
      • vtoNimpose limits on N; reduce N
    • THRESHOLD
      • nHOUHANSHU: threshold
    • RANK
      • WAIST
        • HOPE
          • ASTRONOMY