- 湘北紀要 (ISSN:03859096)
- no.28, pp.89-99, 2007-03-31
Chinese language has many words containing a color related Chinese character. These words not simply indicate colors but also imply other meanings deriving from these colors. In China, colors often have symbolic meanings. The present paper discusses these social, cultural, and ideologieal meanings of colors used in Chinese language.