VISIT  訪問

G0-TO someone so as to COMMUNICATE AND INTERACT with him/her for a SHORT PERIOD.
CALL ONPAY A VISIT TOGO TO SEELOOK IN ONSTAY WITHSTOP BYDROP BYINFORMAL GO SEEPOP IN ONDROP IN ONLOOK UP
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Old Chinese Criteria

1. The most current general word for paying a visit is jiàn 見.

2. Yè 謁 refers to any formal visit, private or official.

3. Pìn 聘 refers to a formal and official visit on behalf of some political authority.

4. Wèn 問 refers to a visit to a sick person or to the bereaved.

5. Cháo 朝 refers to a formal visit or general attendance at court.

6. Guō 過 refers to informal visit en passant.

7. Cān 參 refers to a visit to a superior.

黄金貴:古漢語同義詞辨釋詞典

HUANG JINGUI 2006 13. AT COURT

朝,一切朝見活動的總稱;西周特指春季諸侯拜見周見周天子。

覲,西周時諸侯朝拜周天子;後泛指諸侯朝拜天子。

請,漢代改覲為請作為秋季諸侯拜見天子;後也指拜見尊貴者。

參,下見上,始於戰國,唐以後成為臣屬見皇帝的禮制詞。

謁,有事稟告,或君主召見而晉見。

Modern Chinese Criteria

訪問 is the general word for visiting a person.

拜訪 is the standard polite expression for paying someone a visit.

拜謁 refers in a precious old-fashioned way to a traditional visit paid to a person.

拜會

過訪

造訪

走訪

聘問

做客

作客

拜客

拜望

造府

尋親訪友

first rough draft to identify synonym group members for future analysis 18.11.2003. CH

APRESJAN 2004 Novyj objasnitel'nyj Slovar' Sinonimov Russkogo Jazyka 797

FINSTERBUSCH 2000 Verzeichnis und Motivindex der Han-Darstellungen 721

Audienz:

7 Han reliefs depict audiences.

HANFEI TONGYI 2004 韓非子同義詞研究 301

MENGE Lateinische Synonymik 50

GIRARD 1769 SYNONYMES FRANÇOIS, LEURS DIFFÉRENTES SIGNIFICATIONS, ET LE CHOIX QU'IL EN FAUT FAIRE Pour parler avec justesse 1.3:2

JOINDRE.ACCOSTER.ABORDER

ROBERTS 1998 Encyclopedia of Comparative Iconography 923

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • vtoN : 102
  • vt(oN) : 47
  • vt+prep+N : 38
  • VPt(oN) : 36
  • VPtoN : 21
  • vi : 19
  • nab.t : 6
  • nab : 3
  • vttoN1(. N2) : 2
  • vi : 2
  • VPt+prep+N : 2
  • VPadV : 1
  • vt+V[0] : 1
  • NP : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 80
  • 韓非子 : 30
  • 戰國策 : 21
  • 孟子 : 21
  • 論語 : 19
  • 祖堂集 : 17
  • 史記 : 16
  • 管子 : 12
  • 說苑 : 10
  • 晏子春秋 : 9
  • 莊子 : 8
  • 賢愚經 : 7
  • 臨濟錄 : 7
  • 呂氏春秋 : 5
  • 禮記 : 3
  • 春秋穀梁傳 : 3
  • 百喻經 : 3
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 墨子 : 1
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 1
  • 孝經 : 1
  • 毛詩 : 1
  • 法言 : 1
  • 五行 : 1
  • 尚書 : 1
  • 公孫龍子 : 1

Words

   jiàn OC: keens MC: ken 70 Attributions

The most current general word for paying a visit is jiàn 見.

  • viactcome on a visit
  • viactgain an audience (object idiomatically omitted: THIS POSES DELIGHTFUL TROUBLE FOR SYNTACTIC/SEMANTIC CLASSIFICATION)
  • vt(oN)pay a visit; get to have a meeting with a contextually determinate person
  • vt+prep+Nvisit
  • vt+prep+Npassiveto be received for audience (to be pronounced as xiàn in this usage)
  • vtoNpay a visit to (often to a superior), have an audience with; gain an audience with;
  • vtoNpassiveagree to be visited; agree to an audience, receive in audience
  • vttoN1.+prep+N2cause N1 to get an audience with N2
  • vttoN1(. N2)cause N1 to visit the contextually determinate N2
入見   rù jiàn OC: njub keens MC: ȵip ken 47 Attributions
  • VPt(oN)resultativego in to have an audience with N
  • VPt+prep+Ngo in to have an audience with N
  • VPtoNresultativego in to have an audience with
   cháo OC: daw MC: ɖiɛu 40 Attributions

Cháo 朝 refers to a formal visit or general attendance at court.

  • viact(of a ruler) attend court; (if subjects) go to court; pay a formal visit at court to show one's respect
  • vtoNpay a formal visit to N at his court; sometimes also to a wife of a deceased person or to a distinguished person 朝相如 "visit Sima Xiangru"
  • vtoNcausativebe made to come to court
  • vt+prep+Natteend an audience at the court of N; pay an official formal court visit to N
  • vt(oN)pay a formal visit to the contextually determinate court
  • vtoNcausativecause N to pay a visit at court
  • vipay one's respect to the ruler at court
  • nabactthe paying of a visit and showing one's respect to the ruler at his court
   pìn OC: phleŋs MC: phiɛŋ 40 Attributions

Pìn 聘 refers to a formal and official visit on behalf of some political authority.

  • vt+prep+Npay a formal visit to (normally a state)
  • vtoN聘於pay a formal visit to a distinguished person or send a distinguished delegation to such a person
  • vt(oN)visit the contextually determinate person; pay a formal visit to a distinguished contextually determinate person or send a distinguished delegation to such a person
  • nab.tactpolite visit
   wèn OC: mɯns MC: mi̯un 13 Attributions

Wèn 問 refers to a visit to a sick person or to the bereaved.

  • nabactvisit; greetings
  • viactpay a polite visit
  • vt(oN)pay a sickness visit to (a contextually determinate person)
  • vtoNpay a formal visit; send greetings (to anyone of any status); visit (the sick)
  • vtoNiussivesend a diplomatic mission to a state
   cān OC: tshuum MC: tshəm 10 Attributions

Cān 參 refers to a visit to a superior.

  • nabvisit to a superior (who gives lecture, etc.)
  • viactto come for a visit; to visit; BUDDH: to visit in order to receive instruction
  • vt(oN)omvisit a contextually determinate superior
  • vt+V[0]visit to V
  • vtoNvisit a superior
   fǎng OC: phaŋs MC: phi̯ɐŋ 6 Attributions
  • vt(oN)omvisit (a contextually determinate N)
  • vt+prep+Npaid a visit to
  • vtoNpost-Han SHISHUOXINYU: pay a formal visit
來詣   lái yì OC: m-rɯɯ ŋɡiis MC: ləi ŋei 6 Attributions
  • VPtoNresultativecome to visit
   dǔ OC: k-laaʔ MC: tuo̝ 5 Attributions
  • viactsee each other, get together, meet to talk
  • vt(oN)visit others ???
  • vtoNvisit
覿   dí OC: ɡ-lɯwɡ MC: dek 4 Attributions
  • vimake a visit (to a ruler or person in authority)
  • vtoNFAYAN 1.6 meet and have an interview with (a gentleman); go to see and have an interview with
   yè OC: qad MC: ʔi̯ɐt 4 Attributions

Yè 謁 refers to any formal visit, private or official.

  • vt(oN)visit a superior or person of high rank (with omitted object)
  • vtoNvisit a superior or person of high rank; HS 65: interview
   rǔ OC: njoɡ MC: ȵi̯ok 4 Attributions
  • nabactthe having made the humiliating effort> polite visit
  • vtoNcondescend to visit, do N the honour of a visit
  • vt+prep+Ndo N the honour of a visit
  • vt(oN)condescend to visit the contextually determinate person
   bào OC: puuɡs MC: pɑu 4 Attributions
  • vtoNreturn (a visit)
   níng OC: neeŋ MC: neŋ 3 Attributions
  • vtoNpay a polite visit (to wish someone well, often one's parents)
  • vt(oN)come to visit and wish the contextually determiante N well
   jìn OC: ɡrɯns MC: gin 3 Attributions
  • vt(oN)ompay a visit to a contextually determinate superior
  • vtoNvisit a superior
   yì OC: ŋɡiis MC: ŋei 3 Attributions
  • vtoNYAN: go to pay a visit
   shì OC: ɡljils MC: dʑi 2 Attributions
  • vtoNpay a sickness visit; come to so how (someone) is doing
   bīn OC: pin MC: pin 2 Attributions
  • viactbe a guest; come to stay as a guest
  • vt+prep+Nbe a guest with
見於   xiàn yú OC: ɡeens qa MC: ɦen ʔi̯ɤ 2 Attributions
  • VPtoNpay a visit (at X's); visit
造見   zào jiàn OC: skhuuɡs keens MC: tshɑu ken 2 Attributions
  • VPt(oN)resultativego and visit a contextually determinate person
   bài OC: proods MC: pɣɛi 1 Attribution
  • vtoNpay a polite visit to
   shuò OC: sqrooɡ MC: ʂɣɔk 1 Attribution
  • vt+prep+Nbe a frequent visitor at
   kàn OC: khaans MC: khɑn 1 Attribution
  • vt(oN)visit (a contextually determinate person)
  • vtoNvisit
   gòu OC: koos MC: ku 1 Attribution
  • vtoNget together with and meet
   qǐng OC: tsheŋʔ MC: tshiɛŋ 1 Attribution
  • viSJ: pay a visit (to subordinates or superiors)
問病   wèn bìng OC: mɯns bɢraŋs MC: mi̯un bɣaŋ 1 Attribution
  • VPt(oN)pay a bedside sickness visit to a contextually determinate but never explicit person
往見   wǎng jiàn OC: ɢʷaŋʔ keens MC: ɦi̯ɐŋ ken 1 Attribution
  • VPtoNgo to see, visit
踵門   zhǒng mén OC: tjoŋʔ mɯɯn MC: tɕi̯oŋ muo̝n 1 Attribution
  • VPiactgo to visit a person MENG
  • VPadVwalking up to the gate> making a home visit
述職   shù zhí OC: ɢljud kljɯɡ MC: ʑʷit tɕɨk 1 Attribution
  • NPacta formal audience of Leudal Lords to the Emperor
   xī 1 Attribution
  • vtoNpay an evening visit to
  • vt+prep+Npay an evening visit to
   zào cào  MC: tshaw  OC: skhuuɡs  1 Attribution
  • vtoNpay a visit to
來朝   lái cháo OC: m-rɯɯ daw MC: ləi ɖiɛu 0 Attributions
  • VPiactcome to court
來賓   lái bīn OC: m-rɯɯ pin MC: ləi pin 0 Attributions
  • VPiresultativecome to visit
聘問   pìn wèn OC: phleŋs mɯns MC: phiɛŋ mi̯un 0 Attributions
  • NPabactceremonial visit
  • VPiactpay a ceremonial visit
臨幸   lín xìng OC: b-rɯm ɢreeŋʔ MC: lim ɦɣɛŋ 0 Attributions
  • VPtoNpay the honour of a visit
詣門   yì mén OC: ŋɡiis mɯɯn MC: ŋei muo̝n 0 Attributions
  • VPt(oN)visit the contextually determinate person's home
謁見   yè jiàn OC: qad keens MC: ʔi̯ɐt ken 0 Attributions
  • VPtoNhave an audience with the contextually determinate person
   qián OC: dzeen MC: dzen 0 Attributions
  • vipresent oneself in an audience

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