Taxonomy of meanings for 洪:

  • 洪 hóng (OC: ɡooŋ MC: ɦuŋ) 戸戶公切 平 廣韻:【大也亦姓共工氏之後本姓共氏後改爲洪氏戸公切二十二 】
    • FLOOD
        • audible feature>ONOMATOPOETICA
          • feature>BIG
            • vadNvast; typical only in 洪水 'flood'
            • vadNfigurativebig > magnificent, great
            • viexpansive and large
          • characteristic action>FLOW
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