tang-sai

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Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 西
trad. 西

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ taŋ˧˧sai˥˥ ]

Noun[edit]

tang-sai (POJ, traditional 東西, simplified 东西)

  1. east and west, from east to west

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike Mandarin, tang-sai does not mean something or thing in Min Nan. Use mi̍h-kiāⁿ instead. For thing in the abstract sense, use tāi-chì.