The Fukienese

a study in human geography. by Floy Hurlbut

Publisher: The author in [Muncie? Ind

Written in English
Published: Pages: 143 Downloads: 992
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  • Human geography -- China -- Fujian Sheng.,
  • Fujian Sheng (China)

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SeriesHRAF -- 9.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16804671M

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The Hokkien dialect of Fujian and Taiwan, including Amoy dialect and Taiwanese. all of the Min Chinese dialects of Fujian. speakers of Min Chinese, including the Hoklo, Teochew, Hainanese, Foochow and Putian people. #N#Disambiguation page providing links to topics that could be referred to by the same search term.

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Hokkien (/ ˈ h ɒ k i ɛ n, h ɒ ˈ k iː ɛ n /; from Chinese: 福建話; pinyin: Fújiànhuà; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Hok-kiàn-ōe, [hoʔ˦kiɛn˨˩ue˧]) or Minnan language (閩南語/闽南语) or Quanzhang (泉漳) in linguistics, is a Southern Min language originating from the Minnan region in the south-eastern part of Fujian Province in Southeastern China, and spoken widely ge family: Sino-Tibetan.

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Most of the texts have never been published in any form. A f~w, usually by famous authors such as, for instance, Ts'ai Hsiang~ J._, have already been included in one or more of the few Fukienese collections of ancient stone and bronze inscriptions known to by: 3.

The book examines the social and economic changes in south Fukien (Fujian) on the southeast coast of China during late imperial times. Faced with land shortages and overpopulation, the rural population of south Fukien turned to the sea in search of fresh opportunities to secure a livelihood.

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Min nan chinese (hokkien) is also known as Fukienese, Fujian, Amoy, Xiamen, Quanzhang, Minnan, and Southern Min. Listen here for free to the Bible in Min Nan Chinese (Hokkien). and the Bible translations read for those recordings are individually protected by copyright as indicated on each book page.

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Obsolete form of Fujianese.Obsolete form of Fujianese. Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Fukien Boat Song. folk songs, melody, syncopation; Info. Fukienese is a group of Chinese dialects, including Amoy and Taiwanese, spoken in Fukien province in southeastern China as well as in Taiwan.

Fukien is also called Fujian is a province in SE China opposite Taiwan. A similar sociological phenomenon is taking place today, according to Chin, as the smuggling into the country of large numbers of Fukienese men produces an ever greater demand for Fukienese prostitutes.

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