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by collam
Mon Jul 20, 2009 7:25 pm
Forum: Hokkien (Minnan) language
Topic: Sentences with "all", "many", "some
Replies: 23
Views: 33885

Re: Sentences with "all", "many", "some

* u e gua chi e niau gua (so) pat e lang long hua~ hi * gua (so) chi e niau u e gua (so) pat e lang long hua~ hi * gua (so) pat e lang long hua~ hi u e gua chi e niau * gua (so) pat e lang long hua~ hi cit po hun gua (so) chi e niau * cit kua a gua chi e niau gua (so) pat e lang long hua~ hi * etc...
by collam
Mon Jul 20, 2009 7:24 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: Need a Chinese name
Replies: 30
Views: 44573

Re: Need a Chinese name

My name is Michael, which means 'face of God' in Hebrew after Michael the Archangel, my daughter's name is Claire, 'spiritual light', after St. Clare of the Middle Ages
by collam
Mon Jul 20, 2009 7:23 pm
Forum: Translations & Chinese/English names
Topic: translation
Replies: 15
Views: 28204

Re: translation

individual words definitely have its own meaning. But from the appearance of the words, it seems to me that it's manufactured by Japanese instead of Chinese. As you may know, the Hanzi (Chinese words) in Japanese are actually Chinese words. Japanese have adopted them from we Chinese many many years ...