CARRIAGE HORSE  駕車的馬

A HORSE USED to PULL a CARRIAGE.
See also

BRIDLE

Kind Of

HORSE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The most common word referring to a team of horses pulling one carriage is sì 駟.

2. Shèng 乘 is an archaic word for a team of four horses.

3. Fú 服 refers to the two horses immediately next to the carriage pole yuán 轅 at the centre of the team.

4. Cān 驂 can refer to a team of three horses, but the word can also refer to the outer two horses in a four-horse team.

5. Pián 胼 refers to a team of two horses.

黄金貴:古漢語同義詞辨釋詞典

HUANG JINGUI 2006 COMM 17.

駢,兩馬駕。

驂,三馬駕;又指四馬駕之兩旁馬,特指左邊旁馬。

駟,四馬駕。

騑,三馬或四馬駕時兩旁馬專稱,特指右邊旁馬。

服,中央夾輈轅之馬。

Modern Chinese Criteria

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HUANG JINGUI 1995 古代文化詞異集類辨考 Gudai wenhua ci yi ji lei bian kao 1284

WANG FENGYANG 1993 古辭辨 Gu ci bian 98

GIRARD 1769 SYNONYMES FRANÇOIS, LEURS DIFFÉRENTES SIGNIFICATIONS, ET LE CHOIX QU'IL EN FAUT FAIRE Pour parler avec justesse 2.345:232

COURSIER.CHEVAL.ROSSE

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 6
  • ncpost-V{NUM}.post-N : 1
  • npost-N : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 3
  • 論語 : 2
  • 說苑 : 1
  • 韓非子 : 1
  • 法言 : 1

Words

   sì OC: plids MC: si 5 Attributions

The most common word referring to a team of horses pulling one carriage is sì 駟.

  • nteam of four horses
  • ncpost-V{NUM}.post-Nclassifierclassifier for carriage horses
   cān OC: tshuum MC: tshəm 2 Attributions

Cān 驂 can refer to a team of three horses, but the word can also refer to the outer two horses in a four-horse team.

  • nmember horse of a horse team towards the left and right, and not in the middle; horse team member on the left
   shèng OC: ɢjɯŋs MC: ʑɨŋ 1 Attribution

Shèng 乘 is an archaic word for a team of four horses.

  • npost-Nfellow carriage horse; fellow horse of the team N
   fú OC: bɯɡ MC: buk 0 Attributions

Fú 服 refers to the two horses immediately next to the carriage pole yuán 轅 at the centre of the team.

  • ncentral members of the team of horses pulling a carriage
   pián OC: been MC: ben 0 Attributions

Pián 胼 refers to a team of two horses.

  • nhorse side by side with another
   fēi OC: pɯl MC: pɨi 0 Attributions
  • nmember horse of a horse team towards the left and right, and not in the middle

Existing SW for

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