Taxonomy of meanings for 迎:

  • 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
      • grammaticalised>FORWARD
        • causative>RECOMMEND
          • to battle>ENCOUNTER
              • take military initiative>ATTACK
                  • counter>OPPOSE
                    • vtoNoppose, go against the interests of
                    • vtoNgo physically against (the direction of the wind etc)
          • 迎 yìng (OC: ŋɡraŋs MC: ŋɯiaŋ) 魚敬切 去 廣韻:【迓也魚敬切一 】
            • (welcoming visitors)GO TO