Taxonomy of meanings for 參:

  • 參 shēn (OC: srum MC: ʃɯim) 所今切 平 廣韻:【參星亦姓丗本云祝融之後又蒼含切 】
    • STAR
      • nOrion
    • ginseng>MEDICINE
      • CONFUCIANS
        • nprthe given name of Zeng1zi3 曾子
        • nadN[Zeng] Shen's
    • 參 sān (OC: saam MC: sɑm) 蘇甘切 平 廣韻:【同三又七南所今二切俗作叄 】
      • =三
    • 參 cān (OC: tshuum MC: tsʰəm) 倉含切 平 廣韻:【參承參覲也俗作叅倉含切五 】
      • CHECK
        • nabactinvestigation; test
        • vadNcross-checked 不參之事
        • vt[oN]carry out double checks, carry out a cross-check; check the facts of things
        • vtoNcross-check, investigate (especially through comparisons), check against the facts; check against each other
      • PROVE
        • JOIN
          • vtoNparticipate in; join in with
        • object superiors>VISIT
          • nabvisit to a superior (who gives lecture, etc.)
          • viactto come for a visit; to visit; BUDDH: to visit in order to receive instruction
          • vt(oN)omvisit a contextually determinate superior
          • vt+V[0]visit to V
          • vtoNvisit a superior
        • INVESTIGATE
          • MIXED
            • FIT
              • THREE
                • vadVa trois; as three participants, with three participants
            • 參 shēn (OC: srum MC: ʃɯim) 所今切 平 廣韻:【同參 】
            • 參 cēn (OC: tshrum MC: tʂʰɯim) 楚簪切 平 廣韻:【同嵾 】
            • UNEVEN
              • 參 càn (OC: tshuums MC: tsʰəm) 七紺切 去 廣韻:【參鼓俗作參 】
                • three-beat drum tune ("drum walse">TUNE