Hokkien Variants

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Lan-nang - Differences From Other Hokkien Variants
... Philippine Hokkien is largely derived from the Hokkien dialect spoken in Quanzhou ... from both Standard Xiamen and Zhangzhou variants ... Although Philippine Hokkien is generally mutually comprehensible with any Hokkien variant, including Taiwanese Hokkien, the numerous English and Filipino ...
Hokkien - Vocabulary - Loanwords
... Loanwords are not unusual among Hokkien dialects, as speakers readily adopted indigenous terms of the languages they came in contact with ... is a plethora of loanwords that are not mutually comprehensible among Hokkien dialects ... Taiwanese Hokkien, as a result of linguistic contact with Japanese and aboriginal languages, contains many loanwords from these languages ...

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