Taxonomy of meanings for 唱:

  • 唱 chàng (OC: thjaŋs MC: tɕʰiɐŋ) 尺亮切 去 廣韻:【發歌又導也亦作誯倡尺亮切四 】
    • SING
      • viactcall the tune
      • vtoNsing and set the tune, call the tune
      • nabderivedfigurative: intonation, musical activation
      • generalised: loud>SHOUT
          • associated action>LEAD
          • generalised>ANIMAL SOUNDS
            • abstract, metaphorical>PUBLICISE
                • abstract: the praises of>PRAISE
                  • vtoNpraise (excellence, good qualities etc)
              • abstract: religious>PRAY
                • object>MUSIC
                  • object: text>CHANT
                    • vtoNchant (a text concerning something)