嘢食

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Chinese[edit]

(Cant.) thing
 
eat; food; to feed; animal feed
simp. and trad.
(嘢食)
anagram 食嘢
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Etymology[edit]

Reanalysis of the construction “‹verb› + 嘢食” (“‹verb› something to eat”).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

嘢食

  1. (Cantonese) food

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 食物 (“food”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Classical Chinese 食物
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 食物
Mandarin Beijing 食物
Taiwan 食物
Cantonese Guangzhou 食物
Hong Kong 嘢食食物
Hakka Meixian 食物
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 食物
Liudui (S. Sixian) 食物
Hsinchu (Hailu) 食物
Dongshi (Dabu) 食物
Zhuolan (Raoping) 食物
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 食物
Jin Taiyuan 食物
Min Dong Fuzhou 食其乇
Min Nan Xiamen 食物物食
Quanzhou 食物
Zhangzhou 食物物食
Taipei 食物物食

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