CHIMNEY  煙囪

TUBE OR HOLE IN a ROOF THROUGH which SMOKE LEAVES a STOVE.
SMOKESTACKSTACKFLUEFUNNELVENTSTOVEPIPE
Kind Of

TUBE

Old Chinese Criteria

1. There is only one term for a chimney, tū 突, and archeological evidence suggests that the chimney took the form of a hole in the roof.

NB: Words like cōng 囪 and yān cōng 煙囪 are all late.

Modern Chinese Criteria

煙囪 yāncong is the current modern word for a chimney.

煙筒

煙突

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 7.33

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         tū OC: duud MC: duot 0 Attributions

      There is only one term for a chimney, tū 突, and archeological evidence suggests that the chimney took the form of a hole in the roof.

      • nchimney

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