CLOCK  測日儀

TOOL USED FOR MEASURING TIME.
TIMEPIECETIMEKEEPERTIMERCHRONOMETERCHRONOGRAPH.TIMEPIECE
Taxonoymy

TIMEPIECE

Kind Of

TOOL

Old Chinese Criteria

1. The current general word for a sundial is biǎo 表.

2. Niè 臬 and guǐ 晷 are technical terms for a sundial.

Modern Chinese Criteria

時鐘

座鐘

台鐘

擺鐘

掛鐘

鬧鐘

電鐘

子母鐘

石英鐘

天文鐘

馬蹄表

手表

手錶

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 14.53

Attributions by syntactic funtion

  • n : 1

Attributions by text

  • 呂氏春秋 : 1

Words

   biǎo OC: prawʔ MC: piɛu 1 Attribution

The current general word for a sundial is biǎo 表.

  • npost placed in the ground to measure the size of the shadow in order to measure the time of day; sun-dial
   guǐ OC: kʷrɯwʔ MC: ki 0 Attributions
  • nsundial which indicates by the position of the shadow it makes the time of day.
  • nfigurative(gnomon-like-) indicator;
  • vtoNcausativecause to be an indicator> use as an indictor; cause to become a manifestation of N
   niè OC: ŋɡeed MC: ŋet 0 Attributions

Niè 臬 and guǐ 晷 are technical terms for a sundial.

  • nsundial used to determine the directions, predecessor of the compass

Existing SW for

Here are Syntactic Words already defined in the database: