Toisanese

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Toi San +‎ -ese. From the Guandonghua Cantonese pronouncation from Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou for 台山 (Toi San/Toi-San/Toi-san/Toisan)

Proper noun[edit]

Toisanese

  1. Chinese dialect spoken in the greater Toi San area of Guangdong Province, China; a dialect of Yue Chinese (Cantonese)

Noun[edit]

Toisanese (uncountable)

  1. A person who speaks the dialect of Toisanese
  2. A person from the area; or descended from people of the area of greater Toi San in Guangdong Province, China

Adjective[edit]

Toisanese (not comparable)

  1. pertaining to the area of greater Toi San of Guangdong Province, China; its people; their descendants; the main dialect of the region

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