Taxonomy of meanings for 縣:

  • 縣 xuán (OC: ɢʷeen MC: ɦʷen) 胡涓切 平 廣韻:【説文云繫也相承借爲州縣字 】
    • CONFUSED
      • vtoNpassivebe confused by
    • DIE
      • viacthang oneself (GUOYU)
    • HANG
      • vtoNcausativecause to hang> suspend, hang; tie up and hang up
      • vadNsuspended, dangling; falling (as of water in a waterfall)
      • nabfactualuncertain matter, matter in suspense; cliff-hanger
      • vicontinuoushang; be hanging
      • vt+prep+Nto hang upon
      • vttoN1.+N2hang N1 one in the place N2
      • vttoN1.+prep+N2suspend N1 in place N2
      • vtoNobject=texthang up for everyone to see; publish by public display
    • MUSICAL INSTRUMENT
      • npluralsuspended musical instruments
  • 縣 xiàn (OC: ɢʷeens MC: ɦʷen) 黃練切 去 廣韻:【郡縣也釋名曰縣懸也懸於郡也古作寰楚莊王滅陳爲縣縣名自此始也又姓孔子門人縣單父黄練切十五 】
    • MALES OF QI
      • REGION
        • nadministrative district
        • vtoNcausativemake into a district