Taxonomy of meanings for 榮:

  • 榮 róng (OC: ɢʷeŋ MC: ɦʷɯiaŋ) 永兵切 平 廣韻:【榮華又姓漢有榮啓期永兵切六 】
    • BLOSSOM
      • nblossom
      • on roof eaves>ORNAMENT
        • feature>FLOURISH
          • vibe in a flourishing state
          • psychologically>HAPPY
            • vi《國語‧晉語四》:『〈狐偃〉曰:‘日,吾來此也,非以〈狄〉為榮,可以成事也……’』〈韋昭〉注:『榮,樂也。』
          • and thus>BEAUTIFUL
              • and thus>FAMOUS
                • nab.post-Nhigh reputation, glorious name
                • vadNglorious
                • vigradedenjoy a high reputation; enjoy glory and honour 莫榮於孝
                • vt+V[0]putativeconsider it an honour to V
                • vtoNcausativegive glory to; cause to become famous
                • vtoNputativeconsider as glorious; feel elated by; find tremendous, be full of admiration for; take pride in
                • nab(post-N)fame (of a contextually determinate person)
                • nabglory
                • causative>PRAISE
                  • vienjoy a great reputation, have a resplendent name; be famous everywhere
                • socially>NOBLE
                  • viderivedglorious, publicly impressive
          • materially>RICH
          • =營CONFUSED
            • viread yíng: loanword for : be confused
            • vtoNcausativeread yíng: confuse, make confused
            • vadNperplexed, confused
          • RULERS
            • STATES