Teochew

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From transliteration of Teochew 潮州 (diê5 ziu1, dio5 ziu1).

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Teochew

  1. A dialect of Min Nan Chinese, spoken in the Chaozhou region of eastern Guangdong.
  2. (dated) A city in the eastern part of China's Guangdong province, now more commonly called Chaozhou.

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  • Other branches of Min Nan (limited mutual intelligibility): Hokkien/Taiwanese (Min Tai Division); Zhenan Min Division; Zhongshan Min Division; Qiongwen Division; Leizhou Min Division; Longyan Min Division