Taxonomy of meanings for 鳴:

  • 鳴 míng (OC: mreŋ MC: mɯiaŋ) 武兵切 平 廣韻:【嘶鳴又姓出姓苑 】
    • SING
      • nabactsinging; mooing; neighing
      • vadNsinging; prone to singing; prone to giving off sound, resounding
      • viactof non-humans and even inanimate objects, primarily of birds: sing; crow; make a sound; also of bovines: moo
      • vtoNderivedsqueak at (a person)
      • generalised: make sound>SOUND
        • vigive off a sound (as of a drum etc)
        • vtoNcausativecause to give off a sound> sound, beat (a drum of attack in war)
        • causative: of bells, cause to sound>KNOCK
          • vtoNcausativecause to sound; to sound (a bell)
        • concrete: of humans>SHOUT
          • viactmake any of the loud sounds animals make> shout, moo, etc
          • specifically>GREET
              • generalised: speak up>SPEAK
                • viactspeak up