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

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— gōi —

gōi2834015 A craft; a calling; an accomplishment.
chíu-gōi; handicraft. kang-hu chíu gōi; good workmanship. kĭ gōi; skilled work. ô̤h sĭm-mih gōi? What trade is he learning? hó̤ bú-gōi; a good trade. hâk-sîp bú-gōi; learn a trade. ô̤h ŭ cêk kĭaⁿ gōi tŏ̤ sin-tèng cū m̄-ùi; one who knows a trade need not fear. lṳ́ sĭm-mih chíu gōi? What craft do you follow? choiⁿ châng bw̄n tī put jû pô̤h gōi sûi sin; much land is not so good as a trade even half learned.