Taxonomy of meanings for 班:

  • 班 bān (OC: praan MC: pɯan) 布還切 平 廣韻:【説文曰分瑞玉俗作𤦦亦姓出扶風風俗通云楚令尹鬭班之後布還切十三 】
    • SPLIT
        • generalised>DIVIDE
          • so as to give away to many>DISTRIBUTE
            • generalised>GIVE
              • reflexive>LEAVE
                • what one divides into>CATEGORY
                    • feature>EQUAL
                      • of humans>GROUP
                          • of actors in drama>ACTOR
                            • of official status>RANK
                              • nabsocialrank; status ZUO, MENG
                              • vibe of the same rank; to equal,
                              • vtoNstativebe (rank-wise) equal with respect to
                            • of soldiers>ARMY
                            • spatially arranged>ROW
                                • causative>ARRANGE
                                  • vtoNarrange hierarchicallly; make hierarchical arrangements for
                                  • vtoNarrange hierarchicallly; make hierarchical arrangements for
                                  • vtoNarrange hierarchicallly; make hierarchical arrangements for
                                  • vtoNarrange hierarchicallly; make hierarchical arrangements for
                                  • vtoNarrange hierarchicallly; make hierarchical arrangements for
                        • late colloquial>WORK
                          • =般 pa2nHESITATE
                            • =斑COLOURFUL
                              • MOVE
                                  (搬)
                                • SURNAMES
                                  • (Spain)STATES
                                    • ARISTOCRATS OF ZHENG