A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/gua
— gūa —
外gūa1037362 Outer; outside; external.
lăi gūa; inner and outer. gūa nâng; not one of our party. gūa kok; foreign countries. gūa séⁿ; another province. úa thiaⁿ-kíⁿ gūa-thâu nâng cíeⁿ-seⁿ tàⁿ; I heard an outsider say so. gūa kang nâng; an alien. gūa mīn; the external surface. lêng-gūa; besides. m̄ cai i lêng-gūa ŭ a bô̤; I do not know whether he has any besides these. lêng-gūa ŭ; there are some besides these. tṳ̂ chṳ́ cṳ gūa, bô̤ nâng îaⁿ i; besides this one, there is no one who surpasses him. tṳ̂ i cṳ gūa bô̤ nâng lâi; besides him no one came. cía tṳ̂ gūa ŭ jîeh cōi? How many are there besides this one? keh gūa ṳn-tíen; grace above what is demanded. kêk gūa; neutrals. cía sǹg-sĭ ì gūa kâi sṳ̄; this is something that was not calculated upon. chut gūa nâng; those gone abroad. i khṳ̀ chut gūa cíaⁿ tńg lâi; he went abroad and returned. lṳ́ tŏ̤ hṳ́ gūa lâi thiaⁿ ŭ nâng cò̤-nî tàⁿ mē? When you were coming from there did you hear anything said? khĭa tŏ̤ mn̂g gūa; standing outside the door. lăi gūa ŭ kak pîet; there is a distinction made between those who belong to the party and those who do not. cí kâi nâng ŭ gūa châi; this man has superabundant means. gūa bŭ; outside business. bŭ gūa; give attention to outside matters. gūa bŭ cîⁿ; perquisites. i cìeⁿ-seⁿ sĭ seⁿ gūa sṳ̄; in that way he stirs up additional trouble. i cìaⁿ chap tîeh gūa sṳ̄ cṳ̄ bô̤ sim bô̤ cîaⁿ cò̤; since he has entered into other occupations he has no interest in doing this. chut-hu cheng-lí cṳ gūa; beyond what is reasonable. gūa má; maternal grandmother. gūa ke; gūa ke-thâu; the wife's relations. gūa sun; the child of a daughter or sister. lṳ́ màiⁿ gūa-gūa nē, chin-chĭeⁿ gūa nâng hìeⁿ-seⁿ; do not act so unconcernedly, as if you were not of us. ūe lâi gūa ì; drawn better than one would expect. cí kâi pēⁿ sĭ gūa kám a sĭ lăi sieⁿ? Does this disease arise from outward or inward causes? pàng tŏ gūa keh a tŏ̤ lăi keh? Did you put it in the outer or the inner compartment? khṳ̀ kàu i gūa tîaⁿ; went to the outer court. chut khṳ̀ sîaⁿ gūa; went out to the suburbs. cêk peh cṳ gūa hŵn ŭ jîeh cōi? How many over a hundred are there? bōi chut gūa kò̤; sell for exportation. tok chut gūa kéng; banished beyond the frontier. gūa măuⁿ; external appearance. i tô̤-cáu tŏ̤ gūa; he fled to a remote place. gūa hng; distant regions. hun gūa ŏi lí sṳ̄; can manage affairs that are beyond his domain.