DEW  

WATER from the AIR on COOL SURFACES, TYPICALLY VISIBLE in the MORNINGS.
Kind Of

WATER

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The dominant word for dew is lù 露.

2. Xiè 瀣 refers more generally to the vapour and dew as gaseous or liquid moisture.

Modern Chinese Criteria

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

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • nm : 11
  • NPadN : 2

Attributions by text

  • 說苑 : 3
  • 楚辭 : 2
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1
  • 春秋左傳 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 賢愚經 : 1
  • 韓非子 : 1
  • 淮南子 : 1
  • 法句經 : 1

Words

   lù OC: ɡ-raaɡs MC: luo̝ 11 Attributions

The dominant word for dew is lù 露.

  • nmdew
甘露   gān lù OC: kaam ɡ-raaɡs MC: kɑm luo̝ 2 Attributions
  • NPadNsweet-dewlike
   tuán OC: doon MC: dʷɑn 0 Attributions
  • vibe pleniful (dew); dewy
   xiè OC: ɢreeds MC: ɦɣɛi 0 Attributions

Xiè 瀣 refers more generally to the vapour and dew as gaseous or liquid moisture.

  • nmmoisture of the dew; dew; vapor
   ráng OC: njaŋ MC: ȵi̯ɐŋ 0 Attributions
  • vireduplicatedbe heavy with dew (SHI)
朝露   zhāo lù OC: taw ɡ-raaɡs MC: ʈiɛu luo̝ 0 Attributions
  • NPmorning dew
沆瀣   hàng xiè OC: ɡaaŋʔ ɢreeds MC: ɦɑŋ ɦɣɛi 0 Attributions
  • NPmoisture of the dew; morning dew

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: