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ID: 300195504
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300195504

 

Record Type: concept
spirit houses (religious structures) (religious structures, ceremonial structures, ... Built Environment (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Small or miniature houses in which guardian or deceased spirits are invited to live. They may be set on wooden posts; they may exist in groups together in house compounds. The practice is common in several cutures, including among Native Americans, in Japan, in Thailand, and in other locations.
 
Terms:
spirit houses (religious structures) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
spirit house (religious structure) (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
houses, spirit (religious structures) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
spirit dwellings (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
spirit shrines (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
靈屋 (宗教結構物) (C,U,Chinese (traditional)-P,D,U,U)
líng wū (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Hanyu Pinyin)-P,UF,U,U)
ling wu (C,U,Chinese (transliterated Wade-Giles),UF,U,U)
ling wu (Chinese (transliterated Pinyin without tones)-P,UF,U,U)
geestenhuizen (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
geestenhuis (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
geestenhuisje (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
geestenhuisjes (C,U,Dutch,UF,U,U)
Geisterhäuschen (religiöses Gebäude) (C,U,German-P,D,B)
casas de espíritus (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
casa de espíritus (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.RK

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Built Environment (hierarchy name)
.... Built Environment (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Single Built Works (hierarchy name)
........ Single Built Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of single built works (built environment)
............ single built works (built environment) (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by specific type>
................ <single built works by specific type> (G)
Hierarchy of <single built works by function>
.................... <single built works by function> (G)
Hierarchy of ceremonial structures
........................ ceremonial structures (G)
Hierarchy of religious structures
............................ religious structures (G)
Hierarchy of spirit houses (religious structures)
................................ spirit houses (religious structures) (G)

Additional Notes:
Chinese (traditional) ..... 護靈受祈請而入住的迷你房屋,常設置於住宅群內或靠近其它建物的木柱上。常見於泰國。 
Dutch ..... Wordt gebruikt voor miniatuurhuisjes waar beschermende geesten worden uitgenodigd om in te wonen, meestal geplaatst op houten palen op het terrein van een groep huizen of naast andere gebouwen; veelvoorkomend in Thailand. 
German ..... Miniaturhaus, in das Schutzgeister eingeladen werden, darin zu leben; gewöhnlich auf einem Holzsockel in einem mit anderen Gebäuden verbundenen oder benachbarten Haus aufgestellt; in Thailand verbreitet. 
Spanish ..... Casa en miniatura a la que los espíritus guardianes son invitados a vivir, generalmente colocada sobre postes de manera en recintos de la casa o adyacente a otros edificios. Común en Tailandia. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  gravehouses
..................................  (funerary structures, ceremonial structures, ... Built Environment (hierarchy name)) [300263068]

Sources and Contributors:
靈屋 (宗教結構物)............  [AS-Academia Sinica Preferred]
.......................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
casa de espíritus............  [CDBP-SNPC, VP]
................................  TAA database (2000-)
casas de espíritus............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, VP]
...................................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
geestenhuis............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
geestenhuisje............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
geestenhuisjes............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
geestenhuizen............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
..........................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
Geisterhäuschen (religiöses Gebäude)............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
...........................................................  Bonner Zeitschrift für Japanologie, (1979-1993) 1-2:92
...........................................................  Dusik, Thailand (2012) 72
...........................................................  DWDS - Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [online] (2008-) http://www.dwds.de/?view=1&qu=Geisterh%C3%A4uschen
...........................................................  Wortschatz Universität Leipzig [online] (1998 -) "Geisterhäuschen", accessed 28 November 2013
houses, spirit (religious structures)............  [VP]
..............................................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
ling wu............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
líng wū............  [AS-Academia Sinica]
.................  AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
spirit dwellings............  [VP]
.............................  Henderson et al., Area Handbook for Thailand (1971) 159
spirit house (religious structure)............  [VP]
...........................................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
spirit houses (religious structures)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
...........................................................  AATA database (2002-) 129126 checked 26 January 2012
...........................................................  Cederoth and Lindstroom, eds., On the Meaning of Death (1988)
...........................................................  Chu, Thailand Today (1968) 57
...........................................................  Contributed as a candidate term Avery - 7/91
...........................................................  Henderson et al., Area Handbook for Thailand (1971) 160
...........................................................  Jumsai, Naga (1988) illustration, 94
...........................................................  Mimar (1981-) 3/1: 76
spirit shrines............  [VP]
.............................  Mimar (1981-) Vol. 3, No. 1, 77
 
Subject: .....  [AS-Academia Sinica, CDBP-SNPC, GCI, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
............  AATA database (2002-) 129126 checked 26 January 2012
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Cederoth and Lindstroom, eds., On the Meaning of Death (1988)
.......... Legacy AAT data
Chinese (traditional) .......... [AS-Academia Sinica]
.......... AS-Academia Sinica data (2014-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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