契囝

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Chinese[edit]

contract child
simp. and trad.
(契囝)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

契囝

  1. (Min Nan) godson

Synonyms[edit]

Dialectal synonyms of 乾兒子 (“godson; (nominally) adopted son”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 義子
Mandarin Beijing 乾兒子
Taiwan 乾兒子
Xi'an 乾兒
Lanzhou 乾兒子
Liuzhou 乾崽
Cantonese Guangzhou 契仔
Hong Kong 契仔乾仔
Shunde 契仔
Foshan 契仔
Zhongshan 契仔
Dongguan 契仔
Taishan 契仔
Doumen 契仔
Kaiping 契仔
Yangjiang 契仔
Gan Lichuan 契崽
Hakka Yudu 契子義子
Miaoli (N. Sixian) 契子
Liudui (S. Sixian) 義子
Hsinchu (Hailu) 契子
Dongshi (Dabu) 契子
Zhuolan (Raoping) 契子
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 契子
Jin Taiyuan 乾兒子
Min Dong Fuzhou 義囝
Min Nan Xiamen 契囝
Quanzhou 契囝
Zhangzhou 契囝
Taipei 契囝
Kaohsiung 契囝
Pinghua Nanning 契崽
Wu Shanghai 過房兒子
Chongming 寄拜兒子
Ningbo 繼拜兒子