EARTHENWARE  陶器

VESSEL PRODUCED USING CLAY.
POTTERYSTONEWARECHINAPORCELAINPOTSCROCKERY
Kind Of

VESSEL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general term for earthenware is wǎ 瓦.

2. Tǔ 土 sometimes refers specifically to something that is of rough primitive earthenware.

3. Táo 陶 refers to advanced pottery by the use of the potter's wheel.

4. Cí 瓷 refers specifically to porcelain which existed from Han times but is first mentioned in the written sources in Nanbeichao times.

Modern Chinese Criteria

陶器

rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH /

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • nmadN : 7
  • nab : 5
  • nmadV : 3
  • NP : 2
  • vi : 2
  • vtoN : 1
  • vadN : 1

Attributions by text

  • 論衡 : 5
  • 韓非子 : 5
  • 百喻經 : 2
  • 史記 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1
  • 春秋左傳 : 1
  • 禮記 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 孟子 : 1

Words

   táo OC: b-lu MC: dɑu 9 Attributions

Táo 陶 refers to advanced pottery by the use of the potter's wheel.

  • npottery
  • nabmethodpottery, the trade of a potter
  • nmadNmade of pottery
  • v[adN]ZHOULI: potter
  • vadNearthenware
  • vi+N{PLACE}engage in pottery in Npl
  • viactengage in pottery
  • vtoNmake by the methods of pottery> fashion, mould, make
   tǔ OC: kh-laaʔ MC: thuo̝ 6 Attributions

Tǔ 土 sometimes refers specifically to something that is of rough primitive earthenware.

  • nprimitive pottery
  • nmadNHF: made by the methods of primitive pottery
  • nmadVlike earthenware SHIJI: 土崩
   wǎ OC: ŋʷraalʔ MC: ŋɣɛ 4 Attributions

The general term for earthenware is wǎ 瓦.

  • ngeneral term for any kind of earthenware
  • nmadNmade of earthenware; earthenware
  • nmadVlike earthenware
陶者   táo zhě OC: b-lu kljaʔ MC: dɑu tɕɣɛ 2 Attributions
  • NPagentprofessional potter
   cí OC: sdi MC: dzi 0 Attributions

Cí 瓷 refers specifically to porcelain which existed from Han times but is first mentioned in the written sources in Nanbeichao times.

  • npost-Han, NANBEICHAO: porcelainNB: porcelain dating from Han times has been excavated.

Existing SW for

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