Taxonomy of meanings for 屬:

  • 屬 shǔ (OC: djoɡ MC: dʑiok) 市玉切 入 廣韻:【俗屬 】
  • 屬 shǔ (OC: djoɡ MC: dʑiok) 市玉切 入 廣韻:【附也類也又音燭 】
    • belong to category>SAME
        • grammaticalised>PLURAL SUFFIXES
          • npost-Nplural suffix
          • npost-nproplural indicator after personal pronouns (early examples in SJ and HANSHU) 我屬 we; 吾屬 we; 若屬 you; 而屬 you
          • npost-nprosuffixplural marker (after demonstrative pronouns) 此屬 these
        • object>CATEGORY
          • nab.t:post.-N+zhithe category of items like N
          • ntpost-Nsubjectwhat belongs to a certain category; the likes of 有血氣之屬
          • vtoNbelong under, belong to; pertain to; belong to the category of
          • vttoN1.+N2to classify N1 as N2, to subsume N1 under N2
        • subect>RELATIVES
          • npluralrelatives
          • abstract>GROUP
              • fit into>CONFORM
                  • to superior's commands>SERVE
                    • vtoNserve, be subservient to; pander to
                    • vt+prep+Nbe properly subservient to, serve properly
                    • vadNN=humfollowers; entourage; adherents
                    • agent social>SERVANT
                        • specific: educational>STUDENT
                          • v[adN]one who serves under someone> adherents; underlings
                      • causative: cause to conform>LEAD
                    • political>FACTION
                      • npluralfollowers; adherents
                    • bureaucratic>OFFICIAL
                      • nsupporting officer, official belonging to a faction or party
                • abstract: what belongs as owned>PROPERTY
                  • vt+prep+Nbe possessed by, belong to
                  • vtoNstativebelong to
                  • vtoNcausativecause to belong to one, cause to be loyal to one
                  • land>TERRITORY
                    • ndependency, dependent territory
            • 屬 zhǔ (OC: tjoɡ MC: tɕiok) 之欲切 入 廣韻:【付也足也㑹也官衆也儕等也經典作屬又音蜀 】
              • SPEAK
                • vtoNspeak to (someone)
                • specifically>WARN
                  • in writing>WRITE
                    • vtoNcompose, put together
                    • vtoNpassivebe composed, be put together as literature
                  • opportunistically>PRETEND
                    • specificall: so as to pass on authority over>ENTRUST
                      • vttoN1.+N2entrust (something N1) to (someone N2)
                      • vttoN1.+prep+N2consign (N1) to (N2), leave to, entrust to屬輕重於權衡
                      • vttoN1.postN2preposed objectentrust (something) to (someone) (with preposed indirect object)
                      • what is trusted>CONTRACT
                        • v[adN]indefiniteally; cooperating power
                    • specifically>INVITE
                        • by way of authoritative command>SUMMON
                          • vtoNto assemble (of people), to call together
                        • be physically connected>LINK
                      • REACH
                        • face towards>LOOK
                          • SATISFIED
                            • FOLLOW
                              • grammaticalised>NOW