Taxonomy of meanings for 音:

  • 音 yīn (OC: qrɯm MC: ʔɯim) 於金切 平 廣韻:【説文曰聲也生於心有節於外謂之音宫商角徴羽聲也絲竹金石匏土革木音也於金切八 】
    • SOUND
      • nshaped sound, especially as part of music; sound of music, music; by extension, poetic, SHI: speech
      • nfigurativeliterary tones, aesthetic mood
      • musical>TUNE
        • nabprocessa musical tune; an interesting sound
      • linguistic: made for character>PRONUNCIATION
          • abstract>LANGUAGE
            • nab.post-Nlanguage of the N 劉知幾 《史通‧言語》:"...必諱彼夷音,變成華語 See also 蕃音,梵音,漢音 etc.
          • communicative>MESSAGE
          • unit of> SYLLABLE
          • musical>TONE
            • ncctone 五音
            • abstract>MUSIC
              • nmusic