Taxonomy of meanings for 迎:

  • 迎 yìng (OC: ŋɡraŋs MC: ŋɯiaŋ) 魚敬切 去 廣韻:【迓也魚敬切一 】
    • (go out and meet (especially bride)WELCOME
      • vt(oN)welcome a contextually determinate person
      • vtoNgo out to meet (in a hostile or friendly way); specifically: to welcome, come out to welcome (also seasons like spring)
      • vtoNpassivebe welcomed
      • vt[oN]welcome a person
  • 迎 yíng (OC: ŋɡraŋ MC: ŋɯiaŋ) 語京切 平 廣韻:【逢也語京切一 】
    • WELCOME
      • vt(oN)welcome a contextually determinate person
      • vtoNgo out to meet (in a hostile or friendly way); specifically: to welcome, come out to welcome (also seasons like spring)
      • vtoNpassivebe welcomed
      • vt[oN]welcome a person
      • generalised>MEET
          • specialised>ACCEPT
              • generalised>RECEIVE
                  • EMPLOY
                    • vt(oN)employ the contextually determinate N 迎以令尹
                • generalised>CONFORM
                • in conflict>OPPOSE
                  • vtoNoppose, go against the interests of
                  • vtoNgo physically against (the direction of the wind etc)