Taxonomy of meanings for 卒:

  • 卒 zú (OC: skuud MC: tsuot) 臧没切 入 廣韻:【説文𨽻人給事者衣爲卒卒衣有題識者臧没切又將聿切三 】
    • SOLDIER
      • nfigurativesoldiers in the army of hell, short for 獄卒
      • nccagenttroops; foot-soldier, ordinary infantry soldier 一卒
      • group of>ARMY
        • nbatallion of 100 men; personal troops (of king)
  • 卒 zú (OC: skud MC: tsʷit) 子聿切 入 廣韻:【終也盡也子聿切又倉没切又則骨切五 】
    • COMPLETE
      • nabactcompletion
      • vtoNcomplete to the end
      • temporal>END
        • nend
        • vichangeto end, to come to an end ZHUANG 語卒 SHIJI 語未及卒
        • vt+prep+Nend with, end in
        • vt+V[0]stop V-ing
        • vadNfinal
        • vtoNcome to the end of, finish
        • vadVfinally; in the end
        • vpostadVresultativefinish Ving
        • grammaticalised> FINALLY
        • life>DIE
          • nabeventdeath
          • vichangecome to an end> die
          • vichangedie (of Duke Wen of Jin, or of prince, sage etc)
          • vtoNdeclarativedeclare to have died by using the word zú
      • event>COINCIDENCE
        • vadVin the end, finally, as it turned out
  • 卒 cù (OC: skhuud MC: tsʰuot) 倉没切 入 廣韻:【急也遽也又子没切又將律切
    • SUDDENLY
      • vadNsudden
      • vadVurgently; drastically; abruptly; suddenly; at one go; for the moment