Hakka dialect


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Noun1.Hakka dialect - a dialect of Chinese spoken in southeastern China by the Hakka
Chinese - any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system
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With help from educated Chinese, they romanized the Hakka dialect, printed religious tracts, and translated the Bible.
He mastered the Hakka dialect and trained a circle of Chinese coworkers who were responsible for the initial conversion of a high percentage of the Basel Christians.
McLean has returned to the island country to complete something he began years ago: a translation of the Bible into the Hakka dialect.
As the film title disappears, Hou moves the focus to Ah-Ha, who is summoned by his grandmother in Hakka dialect while he is playing a game with his friends in the village square, and is then seen to bury his money and marbles under a big tree before going home.