Hakka

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Noun1.Hakka - a member of a people of southeastern China (especially Hong Kong, Canton, and Taiwan) who migrated from the north in the 12th century
Chinese - a native or inhabitant of Communist China or of Nationalist China
2.Hakka - 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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It was settled by Fujianese, then Hakka people from mainland China before being discovered by the Portuguese in the 16th century, colonised by the Dutch in the 17th century, followed by the Spanish and then, between 1895 and 1945, the Japanese," he adds.
Our mission was to partner with the Presbyterian Church in Taiwan in their work among the Hakka people, a Han (Chinese) minority group.
The Competition Lantern Area contains a collection of works created by master craftsmen that exemplify local culture; this year, for the first time, there is a Hakka Romance section with displays that showcase the culture of Taiwan's Hakka people.
Part cookbook, part memoir, the book celebrates the little-known cuisine of the Hakka people, who, after fleeing central China in the fourth century, traveled to southern China, many eventually migrating to places around the world including Peru, Australia, and California.
Originally constructed by ancestors of the local Hakka people, these distinctive circular fortresses have thick, imperforate walls of rammed earth.
He convinced the Basel and Rhenish Missions to expand work in China, resulting in the conversion of many Hakka people.
The Chinese Revolution as a Hakka Enterprise' offers the most fascinating discovery of the large proportion of Hakka people within the leading ranks of the Chinese revolution.
Hakka people, who speak Hakka dialect, are one of the main ethnic communities among Taiwanese, Chinese mainlanders, and Aboriginals in contemporary Taiwan.