BABY  嬰兒

INTENSELY YOUNG CHILD.
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Taxonoymy

FOETUS

Antonymy

OLD MANADULT

Kind Of

CHILD

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The current general word for a baby is yīng 嬰 sometimes expanded to yīng ér 嬰兒 "baby child".

Modern Chinese Criteria

嬰兒

嬰孩

新生兒

產兒

赤子

乳兒

毛毛

小毛頭

小兒

襁褓小

寶寶

寶貝

乖乖

囡囡

小鬼

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

BUCK 1988 A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Principal Indo-European Languages 2.28

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • NP{N1adN2} : 17
  • n : 2

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 8
  • 呂氏春秋 : 2
  • 論衡 : 2
  • 新序 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 山海經 : 1
  • 戰國策 : 1
  • 老子 : 1
  • 法言 : 1
  • 祖堂集 : 1

Words

嬰兒   yīng ér OC: qeŋ ŋje MC: ʔiɛŋ ȵiɛ 17 Attributions

The current general word for a baby is yīng 嬰 sometimes expanded to yīng ér 嬰兒"baby child".

  • NP{N1adN2}small (still breast-feeding) baby; child (of playing age)
   yīng OC: qeŋ MC: ʔiɛŋ 2 Attributions

The current general word for a baby is yīng 嬰 sometimes expanded to yīng ér 嬰兒"baby child".

  • nbaby, young child, often of walking age

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: