COAL  煤炭

BLACK SUBSTANCE PRODUCED USING TIMBER, AND USED FOR BURNING.
Kind Of

SUBSTANCE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard word for charcoal is tàn 炭.

Current post-Buddhist words for coal were 石煤,石墨,石炭. Méi tàn 煤炭 is first attested in Sòng times.

Modern Chinese Criteria

煤斤

煤炭

烏金

烏金墨玉

無煙煤

硬煤

紅煤

白煤

大砟

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

BAECHTHOLD-STAEUBLI 1987 Handwörterbuch des deutschen Aberglaubens 6.74

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • nm : 7

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 5
  • 百喻經 : 2

Words

   tàn OC: thaans MC: thɑn 7 Attributions

The standard word for charcoal is tàn 炭.

  • nm(typically hot) charcoal; glowing charcoal (often made of mulberry wood)
   méi OC: mɯɯ MC: muo̝i 0 Attributions
  • ncoaldust, coal
石炭   shí tàn OC: djaɡ thaans MC: dʑiɛk thɑn 0 Attributions

Current post-Buddhist word for coal

    石煤   shí méi OC: djaɡ mɯɯ MC: dʑiɛk muo̝i 0 Attributions

    Current post-Buddhist word for coal

      石墨   shí mò OC: djaɡ mɯɯɡ MC: dʑiɛk mək 0 Attributions

      Current post-Buddhist word for coal

        Existing SW for

        Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: