Taxonomy of meanings for 橫:

  • 橫 guāng (OC: kʷaaŋ MC: kʷɑŋ) 古黃切 平 廣韻:【長安門名又戸觥切 】
  • 橫 hèng (OC: ɡʷraaŋs MC: ɦʷɯaŋ) 戶孟切 去 廣韻:【非理來又音宏 】
    • UNRESTRAINED
      • vadVhèng in a wayward manner, in an unregulated manner; without proper reason or justification
      • in aggressive action>VIOLENT
        • vadNwayward, unruly, irregular
        • vadVwaywardly, in a violently irregular way
        • vibe wayward, unruly, irregular
      • figurative: unexpected> SURPRISE
  • 橫 héng (OC: ɡʷraaŋ MC: ɦʷɯaŋ) 戶盲切 平 廣韻:【縱横也又姓風俗通云韓王子成號横陽君其後爲氏戸盲切十六 】
    • CROSS OVER
      • vadVgoing straight across
      • vtoNcross horizontally
      • vtoNstativelie horizontally across
    • HORIZONTAL
      • vibe horizontal; crosswise
      • vadVhorizontally; crosswise; from the side
      • vadVmathematical termCHEMLA 2003:
      • nabsocialhorizontal alliance
      • vtoNcausativecause to become horisontal; lay out horisontally;
    • INTENSELY
      • vadVextensively
  • 橫 guang1《廣韻》古黃切,平唐見。
  • 橫 guang4《集韻》古曠切,
    • =桄
  • 橫 huang2《集韻》胡光切,平唐匣。
  • 橫 huang4《集韻》戶廣切,上蕩匣。