隶 (隸)

  1. verb to be attached to / be subordinate to / to be affilitated with
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 附属 (CC-CEDICT '隸'; Guoyu '隸' v 1; Kroll 2015 '隸' 2, p. 265; Unihan '隸'; XHZD '隶' 1, p. 435)
  2. noun a servant / a slave
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: As in 奴隶 slave (Guoyu '隸' n 1; Unihan '隸'; XHZD '隶' 4, p. 436)
  3. noun Kangxi radical 171
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Radicals 部首
    Notes: Scribe (ABC back cover; GHC p. 7)
  4. noun clerical script / offiical script
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: Short for 隶书; for example, in 千字文 ”Thousand Character Classic”, 鍾隸 '[calligrapher] Zhong, who used clerical script' (Guoyu '隸' n 2; Kroll 2015 '隸' 4, p. 265; Wu and Tee 2015, loc. 1593; XHZD '隶' 3, p. 436)
  5. noun a yamen messenger / a low ranking subordinate
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '隸' 1, p. 265; XHZD '隶' 2, p. 436)
  6. noun a laborer
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '隸' 1a, p. 265)
  7. verb to audit / to examine carefully
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: (Kroll 2015 '隸' 3, p. 265)
  8. verb to study / to learn / to practice
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: In the sense of 学习 (Guoyu '隸' v 2)
  9. proper noun Li
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Names 名字 , Concept: Surname 姓氏
    Notes: (Guoyu '隸' n 3)

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