DWARF  矮子

ADULT HUMAN of INTENSELY SMALL SIZE.
SMALL PERSONSHORT PERSONMIDGETPYGMYMANIKINHOMUNCULUS
Antonymy

GIANT

Kind Of

HUMAN

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The current general term for a dwarf, typically employed as a clown, was the binome zhū rú 侏儒. See CLOWN; See HUNCHBACK

2. Rú 儒 alone is sometimes used to refer to a weakling or a dwarf without strength.

Modern Chinese Criteria

矮子

矮個兒

矮個子

小矮子

矬子

矬個兒

侏儒

僬僥 refers to a legendary dwarf of antiquity.

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

REY 2005 Dictionnaire culturel en langue francaise 3.877

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • NP : 5

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 2
  • 禮記 : 1
  • 韓詩外傳 : 1
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 1

Words

侏儒   zhū rú OC: tjo njo MC: tɕi̯o ȵi̯o 5 Attributions

The current general term for a dwarf, typically employed as a clown, was the binome zhū rú 侏儒. See CLOWN; See HUNCHBACK

  • NPHF: dwarf
   zhū OC: tjo MC: tɕi̯o 0 Attributions
  • ndwarf
   yáo OC: ŋɡeew MC: ŋeu 0 Attributions
  • nLIE: dwarf
   jiāo OC: tsew MC: tsiɛu 0 Attributions
  • nLIE: dwarf
   rú OC: njo MC: ȵi̯o 0 Attributions

Rú 儒 is sometimes used to refer to a weakling or a dwarf without strength.

  • ndwarf

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: