BECOME  變為

BEGIN to BE something.
GROWGETTURNCOME TO BEGET TO BELITERARY WAX.TURN INTOCHANGE INTOBE TRANSFORMED INTOBE CONVERTED INTO.BE APPOINTED (AS)BE ASSIGNED ASBE NOMINATEDBE ELECTED (AS)BE MADE
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DISAPPEAR

See also

BEGIN

Kind Of

BEGIN

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard general word for becoming is wéi 為.

2. Chéng 成 often refers to something becoming something else by an effort or by voluntary action.

RITTER 1971-2007 Historisches Woerterbuch der Philosophie 12.540

WERDEN/VERGEHEN

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vt+N : 119
  • VPtoN : 14
  • vtoN : 5
  • vt+V[0] : 3
  • vt N : 2
  • vttoN1.postvtoN2{OBJ} : 1
  • VPt+V[0] : 1
  • vttoN1.+N2 : 1

Attributions by text

  • 賢愚經 : 24
  • 韓非子 : 13
  • 論語 : 12
  • 荀子 : 11
  • 說苑 : 9
  • 論衡 : 9
  • 春秋左傳 : 7
  • 百喻經 : 5
  • 六祖壇經 : 5
  • 史記 : 4
  • 呂氏春秋 : 4
  • 孟子 : 4
  • 妙法蓮華經 : 4
  • 晏子春秋 : 3
  • 山海經 : 3
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 3
  • 祖堂集 : 3
  • 公孫龍子 : 3
  • 太平經 : 2
  • 陸機集十一卷 : 2
  • 管子 : 2
  • 戰國策 : 2
  • 法集要頌經 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 墨子 : 1
  • 典論一卷 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 春秋穀梁傳 : 1
  • 法言 : 1
  • 五行 : 1
  • 法句經 : 1
  • 新序 : 1

Words

   wéi OC: ɢʷal MC: ɦiɛ 96 Attributions

The standard general word for becoming is wéi 為.

  • vt+Nbecome (ruler, one's own enemy etc)
  • vt+Nimperativemust become; are to become
  • vt+V[0]become Vi
  • vttoN1.+N2to become (something or somebody N1) (for somebody else N2) 為之氓
  • vtoNcausativecause to become
  • vttoN1.postvtoN2{OBJ}become the N2 of N1
作 / 作 / 作   zuò OC: tsaaɡs MC: tsuo̝ zuò OC: tsaals MC: tsɑ zuò OC: tsaaɡ MC: tsɑk 24 Attributions
  • vtoN...so that it becomes (should probably be read as vpostadV
  • vt+Ncopulabecome, turn into; turn oneself into
   chéng OC: djeŋ MC: dʑiɛŋ 10 Attributions

Chéng 成 often refers to something becoming something else by an effort or by voluntary action.

  • vt+Nmanage to become an N 成霸
  • vt+V[0]get to be V 
  • vt Nprocessbecome
變為   biàn wéi OC: prons ɢʷal MC: piɛn ɦiɛ 10 Attributions
  • VPt+V[0]resultativechange from one's original state to become V
  • VPtoNpassivebe changed into
  • VPtoNresultativechange from one's original form to become, turn into
徙為   xǐ wéi OC: selʔ ɢʷal MC: siɛ ɦiɛ 3 Attributions
  • VPtoNresultativebe transferred to become
化成   huà chéng OC: hŋʷraals djeŋ MC: hɣɛ dʑiɛŋ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNresultativebecome
成為   chéng wéi OC: djeŋ ɢʷal MC: dʑiɛŋ ɦiɛ 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNbecome
化為   huà wéi MC: xwaeH hjweH OC: hŋʷraals ɢʷal 1 Attribution
  • vt Nbecome N
   huà OC: hŋʷraals MC: hɣɛ 0 Attributions
  • vt+Nbecome, change into
    MC:  OC:  0 Attributions
  • vt Nbecome N

Existing SW for

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