Vowel purity and rhyme evidence in Old Chinese reconstruction

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List , Johann-Mattis; Pathmanathan , Jananan Sylvestre; Hill , Nathan W.; Bapteste , Eric; Lopez , Philippe; (2017)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Journal: Lingua Sinica,volume 3,issue 1 (issn: 2197-6678, eissn: 2197-6678)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s40655-017-0021-8
  • Subject: [ SDV ] Life Sciences [q-bio] | 8630 | 2200 | 3100 | Chinese language and literature | [SDV]Life Sciences [q-bio] | PL1001-3208

International audience; Rhyme patterns in Old Chinese poems are important for the reconstruction of Old Chinese pronunciation, as they provide evidence for groups of words which formerly had similar pronunciation. Rhyme patterns can also be used to test Old Chinese reco... View more
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