DOMESTICAL ANIMAL [ASINUS]
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
rough draft to BEGIN TO identify synonym group members for analysis, based on CL etc. 18.11.2003. CH ／
asinus 'ass, donkey' [m. o] (P1.+)
Derivatives: asina 'she-ass' (Var.+), asellus 'ass, donkey' (Varro+), asinarius
'connected with asses' (P1.+).
Attributions by syntactic funtion
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
驢 lǘ OC: ɡ-ra MC: li̯ɤ 13 Attributions
The standard word for the ass, not very commonly used in ancient China, was lǘ 驢.
- nderogatory'donkey' (used as insult)
- nadVplaceon donkey-back
騾 luó OC: rool MC: lʷɑ 2 Attributions
Luó 騾 refers to the mule.
Existing SW for
Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: