Tionghoa

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Chinese Hokkien 中華中华 (Tiong-hôa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [tiˈɔŋ.hoa̯]
  • Hyphenation: Ti‧ong‧ho‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Tionghoa

  1. Chinese:
    1. any of several Sinitic languages or dialects spoken in China, especially Literary Chinese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Wu or Min Nan.
    2. the logographic writing system shared by this language family.
    3. the people of China.
    4. all people of Chinese descent or self-identity.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (Chinese person): Cina (ethnic slur, derogatory), singkek (ethnic slur, highly offensive)

Adjective[edit]

Tionghoa

  1. Chinese:
    1. of Chinese descent
    2. related to China or her people or her language

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