CLOTH  紡織品

ARTEFACT TYPICALLY PRODUCED by WEAVING OR KNITTING, SOMETIMES USED FOR PRODUCING GARMENTS.
ABRICMATERIALTEXTILE(S)SOFT GOODS
Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general word for cloth is bù bó 布帛 "coarse or silk cloth".

2. Bó 帛 refers quite generally to silk cloth. See SILK.

3. Bù 布 refers quite generally to all kind of coarse cloth, typically made of hemp and the like, but the word is also occasionally used loosely as a general term for cloth including silk.

4. Chī 絺 refers to fine linen or hemp cloth.

5. Xì 綌 refers to coarse dolichos cloth.

6. Sī 緦 refers generally to any kind of coarse cloth worn in periods of mourning.

Modern Chinese Criteria

布匹

棉布

棉織品

粗布

毛布

大布

土布

老布

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 6.21

WU SANXING 2008 中國文化背景八千詞 Zhongguo wenhua beijing ba qian ci 188ff

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • nm : 10
  • NP : 6
  • NPm : 4
  • n : 4
  • vadN : 3
  • nadN : 2
  • n : 1
  • nadV : 1
  • nmadN : 1

Attributions by text

  • 論語 : 7
  • 祖堂集 : 5
  • 春秋左傳 : 4
  • 禮記 : 3
  • 韓非子 : 3
  • 賢愚經 : 2
  • 臨濟錄 : 2
  • 毛詩 : 2
  • 荀子 : 1
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 1
  • 說苑 : 1
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1

Words

   bù OC: paas MC: puo̝ 7 Attributions

Bù 布 refers quite generally to all kind of coarse cloth, typically made of hemp and the like, but the word is also occasionally used loosely as a general term for cloth including silk.

  • nadNplain cloth Nof plain cloth
  • nmcloth
  • na cloth
坐具   zuò jù OC: sɡoolʔ ɡos MC: dzʷɑ gi̯o 5 Attributions
  • NPbuddhistmonks' cloth for performing ritual bows or for sitting on; see DDB: http://www.buddhism-dict.net/cgi-bin/xpr-ddb.pl?57.xml+id('b5750-5177')
布帛   bù bó OC: paas braaɡ MC: puo̝ bɣɛk 4 Attributions

The general word for cloth is bù bó 布帛 "coarse or silk cloth".

  • NPmcloth, including silk
   chī OC: khrlil MC: ʈhi 3 Attributions

Chī 絺 refers to fine linen or hemp cloth. [OC Reconstruction surely qhlvl]

  • nm[OC Reconstruction surely qhlvl] SHI: fine linen or hemp cloth
   xì OC: khaɡ MC: khɣɛk 3 Attributions

Xì 綌 refers to coarse dolichos cloth.

  • nmcoarse dolichos cloth
   wéi OC: ɢrul MC: ɦi 2 Attributions
  • nmadNwhole-cloth (curtain style)
  • ncloth
   dié OC: dɯɯb MC: dep 2 Attributions
  • nfolded cloth
  • vadNfolded cloth
   gàn OC: kooms MC: kəm 2 Attributions
  • ndark purple silk
  • vadNmade of deep purple dark purple silk
  • vibe deep purple
   shuì OC: lʰods MC: ɕiɛi 1 Attribution
  • nhandkerchief
   sù OC: saas MC: suo̝ 1 Attribution
  • nmplain silk cloth
  • nadVin white silk cloth
   zōu OC: skoo MC: tsu 1 Attribution
  • nmbrowning purpose silk cloth
  • vadNmade of brownish purple silk
鹿布   lù bù OC: b-rooɡ paas MC: luk puo̝ 1 Attribution
  • NPcoarse cloth
   bó OC: braaɡ MC: bɣɛk 0 Attributions

Bó 帛 refers quite generally to silk cloth. See SILK.

       sī OC: snɯ MC: sɨ 0 Attributions

    Sī 緦 refers generally to any kind of coarse cloth worn in periods of mourning.

    • nmcoarse mourning cloth
       xī OC: sleeɡ MC: sek 0 Attributions
    • nmthin and smooth cloth

    Existing SW for

    Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: