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

— chiak —

chiak841208 Many; liberal.
chiak-hō̤; a nickname or pet name. i kâi chiak-hō̤ kìe-cò̤ sĭm-mûeh? What nickname has he? chiak-chiak ŭ ṳ̂; there is some to spare.

chiak9971723 A sparrow.
ìⁿ-chiak; a house sparrow. n̂g-chiak; a goldfinch. chiak téng; the bird crest, a peculiar shaped button worn by those who have taken a degree.