Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

牛奶 niúnǎi

  1. niúnǎi noun cow's milk
    Domain: Food and Drink 饮食 , Concept: Dairy Product 乳制品
    Notes: 牛奶 is an example of a compound word where the left side 牛 'cow' shows the kind of the right 奶 'milk' (Sun 2006, loc. 646).
  2. yángnǎi noun sheep's milk
    Domain: Food and Drink 饮食 , Concept: Dairy Product 乳制品
    Notes: 牛奶 is an example of a compound word where the left side 牛 'sheep' shows the kind of the right 奶 'milk' (Sun 2006, loc. 646).

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

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An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 目录导言 Contents and Introduction 1