Taxonomy of meanings for 枝:

  • 枝 zhī (OC: kje MC: tɕiɛ) 章移切 平 廣韻:【枝柯又漢複姓左傳楚大夫枝如子弓 】
    • BRANCH
      • n.redpluralall the branches
      • nbranch of a tree; branches and twigs
      • nfigurativeoffshoot; secondary element
      • nadNfigurativeoffshoot, distantly related; subsidiary
      • vigrow branches
      • specific>PILLAR
        • action originally using a branch>EXECUTE
          • figurative>OFFSPRING
            • branch off, be scattered, spread>SCATTER
                • military action>FEND OFF
                    • intransitive: fight back>REFUSE
                      • viactresist; fight back
              • =肢LIMB
                • nlimb 四肢 "the four limbs (excluding head)"
                • nlimb (loan for 肢)
              • =支SUPPORT