본문 바로가기
  • Home

中国婚俗中漢語婚姻吉祥字、 詞、 語初探

  • The Journal of Chinese Cultural Studies
  • 2012, (21), pp.73-84
  • DOI : 10.18212/cccs.2012..21.005
  • Publisher : The Society For Chinese Cultural Studies
  • Research Area : Humanities > Chinese Language and Literature > Chinese Literature > Chinese Culture

阮氏玉华 1

1越南河內國家大學

Candidate

ABSTRACT

Language and culture are closely related with each other. As a symbol system, language has a function of bearing cultural information, in which way, language is the carrier of culture, and culture is the connotation of language. Chinese marriage custom is one of the kind, featuring great richness of culture content. It is under this context that lexicon of marital culture is given rise to. In the Chinese marriage custom, auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage are key components of Chinese marital culture lexicon, and also important part of Chinese culture lexicon. Auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage feature long history, rich cultural content and profound language connotation. This paper proceeds from the perspective of language and culture to render a multi-directional explore on matters as follows: the status of auspicious words phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage in the whole lexicon system; auspicious and symbol mark used by auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage in their expression; the source of auspicious phrases of Chinese marriage which is given particular emphasis in this paper; and a brief introduction of some traits of the application of auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage, and the Chinese marital psychology features behind all of that. Based upon this research foundation, we can not only obtain information on Chinese culture of marriage custom, but also get an understanding of the inherent value of this category of special auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of marriage. It is rather important to be aware of a countries’ culture within the current frequent exchanges between countries. This paper holds auspicious words, phrases and proverbs of Chinese marriage as the main research objects, with the aim of discovering Chinese marriage custom and Chinese culture, and acquiring expressions of Chinese auspicious marriage phrases at the same time. In teaching Chinese language, this research would also helps to improve foreigners’ proficiency on Chinese expression and their Chinese language level.

Citation status

* References for papers published after 2022 are currently being built.