Penang Hokkien Dictionary (English - Hokkien)


by De Gijzel, Luc; Lee Siew Har

Penang Hokkien Dictionary (English - Hokkien)

Price:  US$8.78   (SGD12.20*)
Format:  Paper Back, 323 pages
Published:  2015, Malaysia, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789675719103
SB#:  058613 (130)

About This Book

Penang Hokkien is a unique dialect that is widely spoken in and around Penang. More than two centuries ago, settlers from Southern Chinas Fujian province introduced their language to the then British trading port. In Penangs melting pot of languages and cultures, Hokkien was and is exposed to diverse influences. The Penang Hokkien dictionary features over 7,500 vocabulary entries as well as supplementary chapters on celebrations, short phrases, expressions and grammar.


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