tōe-hng

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Min Nan[edit]

trad. and simpl.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Xiamen, Quanzhou, Zhangzhou, Kaohsiung, Sanxia, Taichung) tē-hng
  • (Xiamen, Quanzhou, Zhangzhou) tē-hong
  • (Taipei) tōe-hong

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tōe-hng (POJ, traditional and simplified 地方)

  1. local; regional

Noun[edit]

tōe-hng (POJ, traditional and simplified 地方)

  1. place
  2. part
  3. aspect

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike Mandarin, 地方 is rarely used in Min Nan to mean “place; part; aspect”. For these meanings, 所在 (suǒzài) is more commonly used instead.

Synonyms[edit]