Taxonomy of meanings for 瓦:

  • 瓦 wà (OC: ŋʷraals MC: ŋʷɯa) 五化切 去 廣韻:【泥瓦屋五化切一 】
    • (with tile) COVER
  • 瓦 wǎ (OC: ŋʷraalʔ MC: ŋʷɯa) 五寡切 上 廣韻:【古史考曰夏時昆吾氏作瓦也五寡切二 】
    • TILE
      • nburnt clay; earthenware; tile
      • part of like>SHIELD
        • generalised>EARTHENWARE
          • ngeneral term for any kind of earthenware
          • nmadNmade of earthenware; earthenware
          • nmadVlike earthenware
      • TABOO
        • CITIES
          • (modern phonetic) MEASURING UNIT