ARMPIT  腋窩

The hollow under the ARM where it is jointed to the trunk.
Kind Of

N/A

Old Chinese Criteria

[BASIC/MARGINAL]

[COMMON/RARE]

1. The specific word for the armpit is yè 腋.

[BASIC]; [[COMMON]]

2. Xié 脅 "ribs" can be used to refer to the area of the armpits, and the word is also used for "carrying under one's armpit".

[MARGINAL]; [[RARE]]

Modern Chinese Criteria

胳肢窩 gāzhiwò

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

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 2

Attributions by text

  • 莊子 : 1
  • 賢愚經 : 1

Words

   yè OC: k-laɡ MC: jiɛk 2 Attributions

The specific word for the armpit is yè 腋.

  • nZHUANG: armpit; also those of a fox (HSWZ)
   xié OC: qhlob MC: hi̯ɐp 0 Attributions

Xié 脅 "ribs" can be used to refer to the area of the armpits, and the word is also used for "carrying under one's armpit".

  • narmpit and ribs on the side of the body

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: