离 (離) lí chī

  1. verb to leave / to depart / to go away / to part
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Middle Chinese: lje; as in 分散 or 分开 (Kroll '離' 1; GHC '离' 2)
  2. noun a mythical bird
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: (GHC '离' 1)
  3. noun li / one of the eight divinatory trigrams
    Domain: Literature 文学 , Concept: Trigram 卦
    Notes: One of the 八卦 mentioned in the 《易經》 Book of Changes, symbolizing fire (GHC '离' 8; Kroll '離' lì 1a; Nylan 2001, p. 218)
  4. noun a band or kerchief worn when a woman left home to be married
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: The same as 缡 in some classical writings (GHC '离' 13; Kroll '離' lí 8).
  5. chī noun a dragon with horns not yet grown
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Mythology 神话
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 螭 (GHC '离' 16).
  6. noun a mountain ash
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Concept: Tree 树
    Notes: Used in place of 樆 in some classical writings.
  7. noun vanilla / a vanilla-like herb
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文 , Concept: Herb 草本
    Notes: Used in place of 蓠 in some classical writings (GHC '离' 10).
  8. verb to be scattered / to be separated
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 离散. (Kroll '離' lí 5; GHC '离' 2)
  9. verb to cut off
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 割取. (GHC '离' 3)
  10. verb to violate / to be contrary to
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 违背.
  11. verb to be distant from
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 距离 (Kroll '離' lí 5).
  12. number two
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In this sense 离 is synonomous with 二,两, or 双.
  13. verb to array / to align
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 阵列 (Kroll '離' lí 2; GHC '离' 5)
  14. verb to pass through / to experience
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 经历 (Kroll '離' lí 3; GHC '离' 6)
  15. noun transcendence
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教
    Notes: (FGDB '離微'; SH '離'; Sharf 2005, p. 3)

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