COPPER  

RED METAL USED in PRODUCING BRONZE. [Cu]
Kind Of

METAL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. Tóng 銅 refers to copper.

黄金貴:古漢語同義詞辨釋詞典

HUANG JINGUI 2006

GEOGRAPHY 29. 銅是一種淡紫紅色或藍綠色的礦石,冶煉後可成青銅。

金,古代最早表示銅的名稱,先秦時既可作單音詞,也可作修飾語;而到漢朝僅作修飾語。

銅,約從春秋末年產生。秦漢之際, “ 銅 ” 作單音詞使用。漢代, “ 銅 ” 又出現了作詞組修飾語的新用法。漢世, “ 銅 ” 成為常用詞,使用頻率遠遠超過 “ 金 ” 。

Modern Chinese Criteria

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 9.66

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      Words

         tóng OC: looŋ MC: duŋ 0 Attributions

      Tóng 銅 refers to copper.

      • nmcopper

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