Taxonomy of meanings for 倚:

  • 倚 yǐ (OC: qralʔ MC: ʔɯiɛ) 於綺切 上 廣韻:【依𠋣也又姓楚左史𠋣相於綺切五 】
    • LEAN ON
      • vilean against things
      • vt+prep+Nlean against
      • vtoNlean (often, but not always, heavily) on; HF: lean against (a gate)
      • vtoNcausativecause to lean against
      • vadNleaning> tilted
      • viacttilt, lean to one side and the other
      • swords etc.>CARRY
        • result>SLANT
            • abstract>PARTIAL
              • vione-sided, lean to one side
              • concrete: spatial>NEAR
                  • move near from somewhere>SCATTER
                    • viprocessspread in a certain direction (of fire)
                • moral>WICKED
              • causative>PUT
                • vtoNset up in a slanting way (a pole in the ground)
              • abstract>RELY ON
                • vt(oN)rely on, trust in
                • vtoNHF: depend on (as one phenomenon on another)
            • =椅
            • SURNAMES
            • 倚 yì (OC: qrals MC: ʔɯiɛ) 於義切 去 廣韻:【侍也因也加也於義切又於蟻切三 】
            • 倚 ji1《集韻》居宜切,平支見。歌部。
            • 倚 yi1《集韻》於宜切,平支影。
              • =猗