DONKEY  

DOMESTICAL ANIMAL [ASINUS]
ASSJACKASSJENNYMULEHINNYBURRO
Kind Of

DOMESTIC ANIMAL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard word for the ass, not very commonly used in ancient China, was lu �驢.

2. Luó 騾 refers to the mule.

Modern Chinese Criteria

驢子

毛驢

長耳公

公驢

叫驢

牡驢

母驢

草驢

牝驢

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 3.46

REY 2005 Dictionnaire culturel en langue francaise 1.319

DE VAAN 2008 Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the Other Italic Languages

asinus 'ass, donkey' [m. o] (P1.+)

Derivatives: asina 'she-ass' (Var.+), asellus 'ass, donkey' (Varro+), asinarius

'connected with asses' (P1.+).

WEBER 1857 Democritus Ridens 6.348

GIRARD 1769 SYNONYMES FRANÇOIS, LEURS DIFFÉRENTES SIGNIFICATIONS, ET LE CHOIX QU'IL EN FAUT FAIRE Pour parler avec justesse 1.47.32

ANESSE.BOURIQUE

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 15

Attributions by text

  • 百喻經 : 6
  • 史記 : 3
  • 記纂淵海 : 2
  • 臨濟錄 : 2
  • 新論-漢-桓譚 : 2

Words

   lǘ OC: ɡ-ra MC: li̯ɤ 13 Attributions

The standard word for the ass, not very commonly used in ancient China, was lǘ 驢.

  • ndonkey
  • nderogatory'donkey' (used as insult)
  • nadVplaceon donkey-back
   luó OC: rool MC: lʷɑ 2 Attributions

Luó 騾 refers to the mule.

  • nmule

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: