BED  

FURNITURE ON which one SLEEPS.
Taxonoymy

CRADLE

See also

MATPILLOW

Kind Of

FURNITURE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The current standard word for a bed is chuáng 床.

2. Kuāng 筐 refers to (bamboo-made??) bedding used on a bed.

Modern Chinese Criteria

床鋪

床榻

枕席

臥榻

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 7.42

DOEDERLEIN 1840 Lateinische Synonyme und Etymologien

BED

cubile refers to a place where men or animals can lie down and sleep.

lectus refers specifically to a bed on which humans are to sleep.

FINSTERBUSCH 1966 Verzeichnis und Motivindex der Han-Darstellungen 203

PAULY 1894-1973 Realencyklopädie der classischen Altertumswissenschaft 3.370

BETTEN

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.249

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.292

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 14
  • vi : 3
  • vt+prep+N : 1
  • NP : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 5
  • 毛詩 : 3
  • 禮記 : 2
  • 莊子 : 2
  • 賢愚經 : 1
  • 百喻經 : 1
  • 韓非子 : 1
  • 淮南子 : 1
  • 史記 : 1
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 1
  • 楚辭 : 1

Words

床 / 床   chuáng OC: sɡraŋ MC: ɖʐi̯ɐŋ chuáng OC: sɡraŋ MC: ɖʐi̯ɐŋ 17 Attributions

The current standard word for a bed is chuáng 床. The current standard word for a bed is chuáng 床.

  • viactuse a proper bedstead, make one's bedstead (in a place)
  • na bed 於床 and not necessarily 於床上
  • vt+prep+Nmake one's bed in the place N
   kuāng OC: khʷaŋ MC: khi̯ɐŋ 1 Attribution

Kuāng 筐 refers to bedding used on a bed.

  • nbedding
床笫   chuáng zǐ OC: sɡraŋ tsrɯʔ MC: ɖʐi̯ɐŋ ʈʂɨ 1 Attribution
  • NPbed
   tà OC: thaab MC: thɑp 0 Attributions
  • ncouch

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: