Taxonomy of meanings for 袍:

  • 袍 páo (OC: buu MC: bɑu) 薄褒切 平 廣韻:【同袍 】
  • 袍 páo (OC: buu MC: bɑu) 薄褒切 平 廣韻:【長襦也薄襃切三 】
    • CLOAK
      • nfrom Han times onwards: warm outer garment, often padded, could be made of silk or of hemp
    • COURT DRESS
      • nlong robe; long gown worn on formal occasions
    • UNDERWEAR
      • nSHI 133: dress worn between underwear and what is worn visibly on the outside (NB: from Han times the word referred to a main dress worn on the outside.)
    • PLANT PARTS
      • COLLAR
        • EMBRACE