EAVES  屋檐

CORNER of ROOF WITH DRAIN.

DRAIN

Kind Of

N/A

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The general word for the eaves of a roof is yán 檐.

2. Yǔ 宇 is an early literary word for the eaves of a roof.

黄金貴:古漢語同義詞辨釋詞典

HUANG JINGUI 2006

ARCHITECTURE 11. 屋檐。

梠,側重指屋檐板連綿不斷圍繞屋蓋,六朝前為屋檐的通稱。

檐,後世屋檐之通稱。 [U+3bb0] ,屋椽端橫木,代稱屋檐。

楣,屋檐口椽端的橫板,代稱屋檐。

櫋,屋檐板,代稱屋檐。

樀,屋檐泛稱。

宇,四圍的屋檐。

霤,由屋檐流水代稱屋檐。

甍,由屋脊而泛稱屋檐。

Modern Chinese Criteria

屋檐

房檐

檐子

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

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 1

Attributions by text

  • 春秋左傳 : 1

Words

   liù OC: b-rus MC: lɨu 1 Attribution
  • nthe eaves; the space under the eaves of a house
   yǔ OC: ɢʷraʔ MC: ɦi̯o 0 Attributions

Yǔ 宇 is an early literary word for the eaves of a roof.

  • nSHI, CC: eaves LU DEMING: 屋四垂為宇 "the four corners hanging from the roof are called yǔ"
   chén OC: ɡljɯn MC: dʑin 0 Attributions
  • nGY: roof: eaves
檐 / 檐   yán OC: k-lam MC: jiɛm yán OC: k-lam MC: jiɛm 0 Attributions

The general word for the eaves of a roof is yán 檐. The general word for the eaves of a roof is yán 檐.

  • neaves, place in the roof from where rainwater escapes to the ground
   yán OC: k-lam MC: jiɛm 0 Attributions
  • nTAO YUANMING: eaves
   liù OC: b-rus MC: lɨu 0 Attributions
  • nbeam along which water descends from the eaves
宸宇   chén yǔ OC: ɡljɯn ɢʷraʔ MC: dʑin ɦi̯o 0 Attributions
  • neaves

Existing SW for

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