CLOTH MATERIALS  布料

PLANTS USED FOR PRODUCING CLOTH.
Taxonoymy

HEMP

Kind Of

PLANT

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The common material to make cloth from was má 麻 "hemp".

2. Gé 葛 "kudzu vine" was also commonly used in ancient times and the word is particularly common in SHI.

For other materials see HUANG JINGUI's detailed surveys.

Modern Chinese Criteria

布料

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 631

HUANG JINGUI 1995 古代文化詞異集類辨考 Gudai wenhua ci yi ji lei bian kao 635

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • nmadN : 4
  • nm : 2
  • nadV : 2

Attributions by text

  • 韓非子 : 4
  • 禮記 : 2
  • 論語 : 1
  • 祖堂集 : 1

Words

   gé OC: kaad MC: kɑt 4 Attributions

Gé 葛 "kudzu vine" was also commonly used in ancient times and the word is particularly common in SHI. For other materials see HUANG JINGUI's detailed surveys.

  • nPueraria thunbergiana Benth.; kudzu vine; dolichos
  • nmadNmade of dolichos
  • nadV(dress) using kudzu materials
   má OC: mraal MC: mɣɛ 4 Attributions

The common material to make cloth from was má 麻 "hemp".

  • nmhemp, sackcloth
  • nmadNmade of hemp, made of sackcloth 麻冕 "hemp caps"

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: