Taxonomy of meanings for 飢:

  • 飢 jī (OC: kril MC: ki) 居夷切 平 廣韻:【飢餓也又姓左傳殷人七族有飢氏居夷切四 】
    • (individual)>HUNGRY
      • nabeventhunger; famine; ERYA, perhaps implausibly: specifically famine on the grounds of failure of grain harvest; also: artificially induced hunger
      • nabstativestate of being hungry, need for nourishment
      • vadNfamished; suffering from famine
      • vigo very hungry, not have enough to eat; suffer famine, be starving
      • vtoNcausativestarve (oneself)
      • vtoNfigurative"hunger" after N
      • v[adN]N=humthe hungry
      • vtoNcausativecause to go hungry; cause to starve
      • vt+prep+Nfigurative: "hunger" after N
      • social>FAMINE
        • nabeventhunger; famine; ERYA, perhaps implausibly: specifically famine on the grounds of failure of grain harvest; also: artificially induced hunger
        • nabstativestate of being hungry, need for nourishment
        • vadNfamished; suffering from famine
        • vigo very hungry, not have enough to eat; suffer famine, be starving
        • vtoNcausativestarve (oneself)
        • vtoNfigurative"hunger" after N
        • v[adN]N=humthe hungry
        • vtoNcausativecause to go hungry; cause to starve
        • vt+prep+Nfigurative: "hunger" after N
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