BUTCHER  屠夫

MERCHANT KILLING ANIMALS SELLING their MEAT.
MEAT SELLERMEAT VENDORMEAT TRADER
Kind Of

MERCHANT

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general word is tú 屠, and this word has no competitors, although compounds show that butchers could specialise in beef, lamb and dog. The default meat sold was pork.

Modern Chinese Criteria

屠夫

屠伯

市屠

屠戶

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

DOEDERLEIN 1840 Lateinische Synonyme und Etymologien

BUTCHER

laniena refers to the butcher's stall where ready-slaughtered meat is sold.

macellum refers to the market in which the macellarius sells all sorts of meat, including pultry and fish.

FINSTERBUSCH 1966 Verzeichnis und Motivindex der Han-Darstellungen 236

Schlaechter:

FINSTERBUSCH 2000 Verzeichnis und Motivindex der Han-Darstellungen 799

Schlachter:

FRANKE 1989 Bibliographisches Handbuch zur Sprachinhaltsforschung. Teil II. Systematischer Teil. B. Ordnung nach Sinnbezirken (mit einem alphabetischen Begriffsschluessel): Der Mensch und seine Welt im Spiegel der Sprachforschung 104

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n+Npr : 7
  • NP=Npr : 5
  • NP : 5
  • vtoN : 4
  • nab : 4
  • NPab.post-N : 3
  • VP(adN.)=Npr : 3
  • n : 3
  • vi : 3
  • NPadN : 2
  • VPi : 1

Attributions by text

  • 莊子 : 11
  • 史記 : 8
  • 韓詩外傳 : 7
  • 呂氏春秋 : 4
  • 春秋左傳 : 3
  • 鹽鐵論 : 2
  • 管子 : 2
  • 淮南子 : 1
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 1
  • 楚辭 : 1

Words

   tú OC: ɡ-laa MC: duo̝ 21 Attributions

1. The general word is tú 屠, and this word has no competitors.

  • n+Nprbutcher Npr
  • nagentbutcher
  • nabactbutchery; the professional activity of a butcher
  • viactbe a butcher
  • vtoNslaughter professionally 學屠龍
屠羊   tú yáng OC: ɡ-laa k-laŋ MC: duo̝ ji̯ɐŋ 10 Attributions
  • NP=Nprsheep butcher Npr
  • NPab.post-Nthe subject's job as a butcher
  • NPadNindefinitea butcher's
屠牛   tú niú OC: ɡ-laa ŋɯ MC: duo̝ ŋɨu 4 Attributions

a butcher

  • VP(adN.)=Nprox-butcher (called) Npr
  • VP(adN)ox-butcher
  • VPiactslaughter oxen; be an ox-butcher
屠者   tú zhě OC: ɡ-laa kljaʔ MC: duo̝ tɕɣɛ 3 Attributions
  • NPbutcher
狗屠   gǒu tú OC: kooʔ ɡ-laa MC: ku duo̝ 2 Attributions
  • NPdog butcher
屠兒   tú ér OC: ɡ-laa ŋje MC: duo̝ ȵiɛ 0 Attributions
  • NPbutcher

Existing SW for

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