Taxonomy of meanings for 奔:

  • 奔 bēn (OC: pɯɯn MC: puon) 博昆切 平 廣韻:【奔走也説文作奔博昆切四 】
    • FLEE
      • vt(oN)make a desperate and hasty escape, run and flee, seek refuge[CHECK YOUR LEX ATTRIB; SOME ARE VT][CA]
      • vt+Nflee to (a place, typically another state)
      • v[adN]those who flee
      • vt[oN]flee
      • specific> of unmarried girl>COPULATE
        • political>EXILE
          • generalised>RUN
            • vadNgallopping; running
            • to catch up with>PURSUE
              • generalised: not necessily on foot>HURRY
                • viactrun fast, hasten, race along; run away; (by extension, of carts) race along
                • nabactflight
                • vadNfigurativerolling (thunder etc)
                • vadNmoving fast, running along
                • vtoNhurry towards
                • vtoNrush to comply with
                • politely to one's new home>MARRY
                  • vtoNtake as a wife without fromal ceremony; elope with
          • SURNAMES
          • 奔 bèn (OC: pɯɯns MC: puon) 甫悶切 去 廣韻:【甫悶切又音犇一 】
            • transitive: for refuge with>FLEE
              • vt(oN)make a desperate and hasty escape, run and flee, seek refuge[CHECK YOUR LEX ATTRIB; SOME ARE VT][CA]
              • vt+Nflee to (a place, typically another state)
              • v[adN]those who flee
              • vt[oN]flee