from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to Taiwan or its peoples, languages, or cultures.
  • n. A native or inhabitant of Taiwan.
  • n. The variety of Chinese spoken on Taiwan.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to Taiwan.
  • n. A person from Taiwan; usually plural.
  • proper n. The popular name of the variant of Hokkien spoken in Taiwan, the native language of the Hoklo.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a native or inhabitant of Taiwan
  • adj. of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language
  • n. any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province


From Taiwan +‎ -ese (Wiktionary)



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