Taxonomy of meanings for 喪:

  • 喪 sàng (OC: smaaŋs MC: sɑŋ) 蘇浪切 去 廣韻:【亡也蘇浪切又音桑二 】
    • LOSE
      • nabeventloss; the losing of something
      • vt[oN]lose control of things, lose control
      • vtoNto lose; lose all control of (one's state)
      • vtoNpermissiveallow oneself to love
      • vtoNpsychforsake (oneself)
      • vtoNfigurativelose control over (an army, a state etc)
      • vtoNmiddle voiceget lost, be lost
      • vt(oN)lose the contextually determinate N one would have liked to keep
      • vttoN1. prep N2lose N1 in the context of N2
      • disappear from>FLEE
        • vadNin exile
        • vt(oN)leave a country for reasons of personal security; disappear from a place and go into exile; be in exile
      • cause to be lost>DESTROY
        • vtoNcausativecause to be lost> destroy
        • vtoNfigurativecause to be ruined
        • vtoNreflexive.自destroy (oneself); cause one's own ruin
  • 喪 sāng (OC: smaaŋ MC: sɑŋ) 息郎切 平 廣韻:【同𠸶 】
    • DIE
      • vichangeto die, to perish, to become extinct
      • vtoNcausativecause oneself to die
      • nabeventcases of death
      • action>BURY
        • nabactburial; funeral
        • vtoNconduct proper funeral rites for (the dead)
      • reaction>MOURNING
        • nabactmourning; burial; funeral arrangements
        • viactconduct mourning rites for someone
        • vtoNfigurativemourn the death of> have die on one
        • vtoNgo through the rituals of mourning for; wear mourning for
        • v[adN]those who are enaged in mourning> the bereaved