Pe̍h-ōe-jī

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Etymology[edit]

From Min Nan 白話字, 白话字 (vernacular writing).

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Noun[edit]

Pe̍h-ōe-jī (uncountable)

  1. A Latin alphabet-based orthography for Min Nan, created and introduced to Taiwan by Presbyterian missionaries in the 19th century. Has also been adapted for other languages, such as Hakka.

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Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of Pe̍h-ōe-jī – see 白話字 (“vernacular writing; Pe̍h-ōe-jī, POJ; etc.”).
(This term, Pe̍h-ōe-jī, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of 白話字.)