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A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/ba

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6652115 Protuberant.
bà gê; khí bà-bà; projecting front teeth. thâu-mīn-côiⁿ nŏ̤ kâi khí nĕ bà-bà; two projecting incisors. si-kue ùi bà gê; tho watermelon dreads protruding teeth.

961375 The bow of a vessel.
i kâi cûn-thâu-bā cŭang tīo khṳ̀; their bow was stove in.

6671575 To gallop, to prance, to run fast.
bā khí khṳ̀, bô̤ khùn-kíaⁿ cū bā lô̤h lâi; races up and presently races down again. hāi i kiaⁿ kàu jŭan bā; scared him so that he ran off as fast as ever he could without considering where he went. i thiaⁿ tîeh, méⁿ-méⁿ bā khṳ̀ chù kò̤ tàⁿ; on hearing it he rushed off home to tell it.