ELBOW  

JOINT IN the MIDDLE of the ARM of a HUMAN.
Kind Of

N/A

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard word for the elbow is zhǒu 肘, and there are no common near-synonyms.

Modern Chinese Criteria

肘子

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 4.32

IORDANSKAJA 1996 A Russian-English Collocational Dictionary of the Human Body 210

PILLON 1850 Handbook of Greek Synonymes, from the French of M. Alex. Pillon, Librarian of the Bibliothèque Royale , at Paris, and one of the editors of the new edition of Plaché's Dictionnaire Grec-Français, edited, with notes, by the Rev. Thomas Kerchever Arnold, M.A. Rector of Lyndon, and late fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge no. 14

T.W.HARBSMEIER 2004 A New Dictionary of Classical Greek Synonyms no. 13

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 6

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 2
  • 禮記 : 1
  • 論衡 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1

Words

   zhǒu OC: krluʔ MC: ʈɨu 6 Attributions

The standard word for the elbow is zhǒu 肘, and there are no common near-synonyms.

  • nelbow
  • vtoNto nudge with elbow (to give a secret sign)

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: