CURTAIN  幔帳

HANGING CLOTH USED FOR BLOCKING OR CONCEALING something.
DRAPEDRAPERYWINDOW TREATMENTWINDOW HANGINGSCREENBLIND(S)SHADEVALANCE
Taxonoymy

CARRIAGE SCREEN

See also

TENTCARRIAGE SCREEN

Kind Of

CLOTH

Old Chinese Criteria

1. Wéi 帷 refers to any decorative curtain hung around openings like windows or doors, but the term can also be used to refer to low curtain hung close to the floor.

2. Mù 幕 refers to a curtain suspended from above as a kind curtain-roof, but reaching down to the ground. See TENT

3. Wò 幄 refers to a tent-like structure built up within a building. See TENT

4. Yì 帟, an exceedingly rare word, refers to a roof-like flat baldachin used within buildings to guard against dust and dirt that keeps falling off the ceiling.

5. Màn 幔 refers to a largish piece of cloth used to cover anything in the house.

6. Chéng chén 承塵 refers to dust-protector hung above a seat to prevent dust from the ceiling falling on person seated below.

7. The general term for any material used as a curtain of any sort is zhàng 帳, and the word became current in Han times.

8. Lián 簾 refers to a bamboo curtain or screen, typically used in doors to prevent draft, and the word is still rare in Han times.

黄金貴:古漢語同義詞辨釋詞典

HUANG JINGUI 2006 ARCHITECTURE 21.

帷,室內無頂帳,或由上懸垂,或立支架鋪展,也可用於野外。

幕,由上垂下的有頂大帳,多用於野外暫居,也可用於室內。

幔,連續設置或地面容積較大、專為掩覆某物的帷帳。

幄,房屋形小帷帳。

帳,秦以後各種有頂帷帳的通稱。

帟,平帳。

Modern Chinese Criteria

幔帳

簾子

幔子

幕布

圩子

圍子

帷幕

帷薄

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

HUANG JINGUI 1995 古代文化詞異集類辨考 Gudai wenhua ci yi ji lei bian kao 1077

LUNHENG TONGYI 2004 論衡同義詞研究 11

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 18
  • NP : 2
  • nadV : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 4
  • 淮南子 : 3
  • 禮記 : 2
  • 毛詩 : 2
  • 韓非子 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 晏子春秋 : 1
  • 阮籍集四卷 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 莊子 : 1
  • 祖堂集 : 1
  • 楚辭 : 1

Words

   wéi OC: ɢrul MC: ɦi 12 Attributions

Wéi 帷 refers to any decorative curtain hung around openings like windows or doors, but the term can also be used to refer to low curtain hung close to the floor.

  • nspaceZUO Xuan 17: area sealed off by curtains, tent (without roof) to prevent outsiders from seeing what is going on inside; certain
  • ncurtain
  • nadVinstrument(wrap) in a curtain
   mù OC: maaɡ MC: mɑk 3 Attributions

Mù 幕 refers to a curtain suspended from above as a kind curtain-roof, but reaching down to the ground. See TENT

  • ncurtain, baldachin; covering
帷幕   wéi mù OC: ɢrul maaɡ MC: ɦi mɑk 2 Attributions
  • NPpluralthe curtains of all kinds
   yì OC: k-laɡ MC: jiɛk 1 Attribution

Yì 帟 , an exceedingly rare word, refers to a roof-like flat baldachin used within buildings to guard against dust and dirt that keeps falling off the ceiling.

  • nZHOULI: baldachin
   zhàng OC: krlaŋs MC: ʈi̯ɐŋ 1 Attribution

The general term for any material used as a curtain of any sort is zhàng 帳, and the word became current in Han times.

  • ncertain
   lián OC: ɡ-rem MC: liɛm 1 Attribution

Lián 簾 refers to a bamboo curtain or screen, typically used in doors to prevent draft, and the word is still rare in Han times.

  • nbamboo curtain, or curtain made of cloth, hung from the sides of a door or blocking the door preventing draft, and keeping insects out etc.
   cháng OC: djaŋ MC: dʑi̯ɐŋ 1 Attribution
  • ncurtain
   wò OC: qrooɡ MC: ʔɣɔk 0 Attributions

Wò 幄 refers to a tent-like structure built up within a building. See TENT

       wéi OC: ɢul MC: ɦɨi 0 Attributions
    • ncurtain (gushi shijiupian)
       màn OC: moons MC: mʷɑn 0 Attributions

    Màn 幔 refers to a largish piece of cloth used to cover anything in the house.

    • nlargish piece of cloth hung over anything within a house, for protection
    幃帳   wéi zhàng OC: ɢul krlaŋs MC: ɦɨi ʈi̯ɐŋ 0 Attributions
    • NPbedcurtains
    承塵   chéng chén OC: ɡjɯŋ din MC: dʑɨŋ ɖin 0 Attributions

    Chéng chén 承塵 refers to dust-protector hung above a seat to prevent dust from the ceiling falling on person seated below.

    • NPJIJIUPIAN: dust-protector hung above a seat to prevent dust from the ceiling falling on person seated below

    Existing SW for

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