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|Tangshan||man; person; people|
|simp. and trad.
- Cantonese (Jyutping): tong4 saan1 jan4
- Min Nan (POJ): tn̂g-soaⁿ-lâng
- Min Nan
- The term 唐山 refers to the area that eventually came under the jurisdiction of the Tang Dynasty. 唐山人 refers to the people who come from that area.
an old-fashioned term that was primarily used to describe non-Hoklo people from Mainland China, a large number of whom had emmigrated to Taiwan after 1949. This term later came to be replaced by gōa-séng-lâng (外省人).
"mainlander", Min Nan