Fukien

noun
any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province
Syn: ↑Min, ↑Min dialect, ↑Fukkianese, ↑Hokkianese, ↑Amoy, ↑Taiwanese
Hypernyms: ↑Chinese

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/fooh"kyen"/, n.
Older Spelling. Fujian.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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