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JOURNAL OF BEIJIGN UNIVERSITY OF TRADITIONAL CHINE ›› 2017, Vol. 40 ›› Issue (6): 451-455.doi: 10.3969/j.issn.1006-2157.2017.06.002

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Shortened and prolonged pronunciahon of medicnal names used in textual research on Bencaojing Kaozhu written by Risshi Mori

SHI Shuangwen   

  1. Changchun University Of Chinese Medicine, Jilin, 130117, China
  • Received:2017-02-06 Online:2017-06-10 Published:2017-06-10

Abstract: Commentaries on the Classic of Materia Medica (Bencaojing Kaozhu) used the textual research method of “identifying meaning in accordance with the pronunciation”, which originated from scholars in Emperor Qianlong and Jiaqing Periods of Qing dynasty. The book listed 127 Chinese medicine based on the pronunciation of their names, and analyzed nomenclature mechanism. This paper reviewed examples using “shortened or prolonged pronunciation” in the book to summarize his research methods and their strengths and weakness.

Key words: Bencaojing Kaozhu, medicinal names, shortened pronunciation, prolonged pronunciation

CLC Number: 

  • R281.2