COMB  梳子

TOOL USED FOR CAUSING HAIR to BECOME STRAIGHT.
See also

HAIRSTYLE

Kind Of

TOOL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard ancient word for a comb is jié 櫛 in Han times. Combs can be made of wood, bone, bamboo, horn or ivory.

2. Shū 梳 is a rare word in antiquity which first became current in Han times, according to SHUOWEN, the term should refer to the comb with teeth far apart.

3. Tì 揥 refers to the comb-pin, which in early times are usually made of ivory:

4. Bì bi (FIND CHARACTER IN UNICODE) is a term for the comb with teeth close together; in SHUOWEN called bǐ 比.

Modern Chinese Criteria

梳頭

梳理

梳篦 (lit) refers to thick and fine combs.

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 6.91

HONG CHENGYU 2009 古漢語常用詞同義詞詞典 100

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 11
  • vi : 3

Attributions by text

  • 禮記 : 5
  • 莊子 : 3
  • 春秋左傳 : 2
  • 列子 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 毛詩 : 1
  • 韓詩外傳 : 1

Words

   zhì OC: tsriɡ MC: ʈʂɪt 14 Attributions

The standard ancient word for a comb is zhì 櫛 in Han times. Combs can be made of wood, bone, bamboo, horn or ivory.

  • nSHI: comb
  • viactto comb
    OC:  MC:  0 Attributions

Tì 揥 refers to the comb-pin, which in early times are usually made of ivory:

  • ncomb-pin
   shū OC: sqra MC: ʂi̯ɤ 0 Attributions

Shū 梳 is a rare word in antiquity which first became current in Han times, according to SHUOWEN, the term should refer to the comb with teeth far apart.

  • nHan, Cui Shi: a comb with teeth far apart
  • vt[oN]to comb hair
  • vtoNto comb
   bì OC: pii MC: pei 0 Attributions
  • npost-Han, Tang: comb with teeth close together [in the SHUOWEN called bǐ 比: see ZHGD 1993: 227] [JM]
梳子   shū zǐ OC: sqra sklɯʔ MC: ʂi̯ɤ tsɨ 0 Attributions
  • NPcomb

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: