Taxonomy of meanings for 教:

  • 教 jiào (OC: kruus MC: kɯau) 古孝切 去 廣韻:【敎訓也又法也語也元命包云天垂文象人行其事謂之敎敎之爲言傚也古孝切十一 】
    • EDUCATE
        • TRAIN
          • vtoNread jiào train up; give military instruction to
        • ADVISE
          • vtoN.+VtoSadvise (someone) (and say) 教之曰
          • vttoN.+V[0]N=pivotadvise (someone) (to do someting)
          • nabadvise
      • BUDDHIST SCHOOLS
        • NPBUDDH: the Seperate Teaching; Muller: "(3) The 'separate teaching of the Single Vehicle. Transcendent aspect of the single vehicle, that completely transcends the three- vehicle view. This teaching is eventually encompassed in the 'same teaching of the Single Vehicle' tóngjiào yīshèng 通教一乘. This teaching is elucidated in the Huayan jing."
      • DOCTRINE
        • nabsemanticteaching, message conveyed through instruction; instructions; doctrine
      • RELIGION
        • nabsocialteaching> religion? (老子之教 in Buddhist texts is probably a plausible example.)
      • (probably to be read jiao1)TEACH
        • vt[oN]be engaged in teaching, give instructions
        • nabacttraining; drill; moral instruction; instruction
        • vadNtrained, properly instructed
        • viactbe engaged in instruction, instructing, drilling; give (proper) instruction
        • vt(oN)instruct a contextually determinate person
        • vt+prep+Nact as an instructor to (someone)
        • vtoN.+VtoSinstruct (someone)(and say...) 教之曰
        • vtoNN=humaninstruct, give instruction to; train up (prototypically military); train up properly, instruct properly
        • vtoNN=nonhugive instruction in (subjects)
        • vtt[oN.]+V[0]teach the lexically determinate N to V; teach people to V, teach one to V
        • vtt+prep+N1:post.vtoN2instruct (someone) in (a subject)  以x教於y
        • vttoN.+V[0]pivotinstruct (someone, to do something) 教良民為姦
        • vttoN1:postvtoN2instruct (a person N1) in (a skill N2); instruct; 以仁義教人 occasionally: admonish (someone) about (something)
        • vttoN1.+N2teach (someone N1) (a subject N2)
        • vttoN1+.vtoN2instruct someone in a subject 教X以Y
        • vtoNinstruct and guide> instruct properly
        • nabactact of teaching, practice of teaching
        • vt Nconduct teaching (in a place)
        • nab.post-Nthe teaching of the contextually determinate N; often polite: your teaching
        • nab{PRED}is teaching
        • nabactmilitary training
      • (probably to be read jiao1)COMMAND
        • vt[oN]command, drill
        • nabactan instruction
        • vtt(oN.)+V[0]instruct the contextually determinate N to V
        • vttoN.+V[0]instruct N to V
    • 教 jiāo (OC: kruu MC: kɯau) 古肴切 平 廣韻:【效也又古孝切 】
      • TEACH
        • vt[oN]be engaged in teaching, give instructions
        • nabacttraining; drill; moral instruction; instruction
        • vadNtrained, properly instructed
        • viactbe engaged in instruction, instructing, drilling; give (proper) instruction
        • vt(oN)instruct a contextually determinate person
        • vt+prep+Nact as an instructor to (someone)
        • vtoN.+VtoSinstruct (someone)(and say...) 教之曰
        • vtoNN=humaninstruct, give instruction to; train up (prototypically military); train up properly, instruct properly
        • vtoNN=nonhugive instruction in (subjects)
        • vtt[oN.]+V[0]teach the lexically determinate N to V; teach people to V, teach one to V
        • vtt+prep+N1:post.vtoN2instruct (someone) in (a subject)  以x教於y
        • vttoN.+V[0]pivotinstruct (someone, to do something) 教良民為姦
        • vttoN1:postvtoN2instruct (a person N1) in (a skill N2); instruct; 以仁義教人 occasionally: admonish (someone) about (something)
        • vttoN1.+N2teach (someone N1) (a subject N2)
        • vttoN1+.vtoN2instruct someone in a subject 教X以Y
        • vtoNinstruct and guide> instruct properly
        • nabactact of teaching, practice of teaching
        • vt Nconduct teaching (in a place)
        • nab.post-Nthe teaching of the contextually determinate N; often polite: your teaching
        • nab{PRED}is teaching
        • nabactmilitary training
        • COMMAND
          • vt[oN]command, drill
          • nabactan instruction
          • vtt(oN.)+V[0]instruct the contextually determinate N to V
          • vttoN.+V[0]instruct N to V