EGG  

FOETUS of BIRD in a SHELL.

Kind Of

FOETUS

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The standard word for an egg is luǎn 卵, and this word has no common near-synonyms.

Modern Chinese Criteria

雞蛋

雞子兒

果兒

白果兒

鴨蛋

鴨子兒

紅蛋

喜蛋

蛋黃

卵黃

蛋白

卵白

蛋清

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 4.48

REY 2005 Dictionnaire culturel en langue francaise 3.1086

JONES 2005 Encyclopedia of Religion

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 11
  • vi : 2
  • nadV : 2

Attributions by text

  • 莊子 : 3
  • 禮記 : 2
  • 淮南子 : 2
  • 荀子 : 2
  • 韓詩外傳 : 2
  • 呂氏春秋 : 1
  • 鹽鐵論 : 1
  • 管子 : 1
  • 韓非子 : 1

Words

   luǎn OC: ɡ-roonʔ MC: lʷɑn 14 Attributions

The standard word for an egg is luǎn 卵, and this word has no common near-synonyms.

  • negg
  • nadV(born) from an egg 卵生
  • vibe oviparous
  • viactgo collecting eggs from bird's nests
   qí OC: ɡe MC: giɛ 1 Attribution
  • nant eggs
   zǐ OC: sklɯʔ MC: tsɨ 0 Attributions
  • negg of animals (birds, fishes etc)

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: