A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/gueh
— gûeh —
月gûeh1129740 Moon; month; monthly.
gûeh-nîe; the moon. gûeh-bâi; the crescent moon. gûeh chut; the moon rises. gûeh lô̤h; the moon sets. gûeh khih; the moon wanes. gûeh îⁿ; the moon waxes. gûeh sîh; an eclipse of the moon. gûeh hôk îⁿ; the eclipse ceases. kìu gûeh; ceremonies to preserve the moon during an eclipse. cí kâi gûeh tōa a sòi? Has this month thirty days or only twenty-nine? cêk nî câp-jī kâi gûeh; one year is twelve months. saⁿ nî kâi jūn gûeh; there is an intercalary month once in three years. gûeh-gûeh ŭ nâng lâi; some one comes every month. àng gûeh sǹg-sìo; settle accounts monthly. co cîⁿ sĭ lŭn gûeh a sĭ lŭn nî kâi? Is the rent paid by the month or by the year? gûeh kng căi; the moonlight is very bright. ŭ gûeh; there is a moon. thóiⁿ-kìⁿ gûeh-hûa; see the halo around the moon. gûeh phek; the dark body of the moon. gûeh thâu, gûeh pùaⁿ, gûeh búe; the first, the middle, and the end of the month. hó̤ gûeh sek; bright moonlight. cīeⁿ kâi gûeh; last month. cīeⁿ saⁿ kâi gûeh; three months ago. cí kâi gûeh; this month. ĕ kâi gûeh; next month. ke nŏ̤ kâi gûeh; in two months more. kâi gūa gûeh; over a month. kâi gūa-gūa gûeh; a good deal more than a month. côiⁿ kâi gûeh; month before last. cêk khùi saⁿ kâi gûeh; one season is three months. kîaⁿ gûeh-keng; to menstruate. kàu gûeh lío; to come to the full time. kùe gûeh lío; to pass the expected time for confinement. gûeh sìn, gûeh cúi, gûeh sṳ̄; the menses. pĭ gûeh; suppression of the menses. cò̤ múaⁿ gûeh; to receive congratulations a month after childbirth. hŵn-lío gûeh cháu cíⁿ; still irregular in the monthly periods. cí kâi a-noⁿ-kíaⁿ ío cíⁿ gûeh, hṳ́ kâi ío sek gûeh; this infant is still younger than that one. kâi lâng gûeh; a little over a month. kâi chun gûeh; kâi chut gûeh; more than a month. gûeh-siaⁿ cē kàu àiⁿ sǹg-sìo; when the month is up we will settle the accounts. chiu-káu jī-câp mêⁿ, gûeh cĭeⁿ gûeh lôh jī saⁿ keⁿ; on the ninth and the twentieth of the month, the moon rises and sets in the second and third watches. gûeh píaⁿ, gûeh ko̤; cakes made to use in worship at the full of the eighth moon. poih gûeh câp-ngŏ kìe-cò̤ tong-chiu coih; the middle of the eighth month is called the festival of the middle of autumn. ciaⁿ gûeh câp-ngŏ mêⁿ kìe-cò̤ ngŵn-sio mêⁿ; the fifteenth night of first month is called the night of the first full moon. lâi ŭ sì kâi gûeh; came four months ago. bói lâi ŭ ngŏ kâi gûeh kú; bought it five months ago. soiⁿ lâk kâi gûeh; six months before. chit kâi gûeh côiⁿ; seven months beforehand. múiⁿ gûeh; every month. jît gûeh ô̤; a smooth bivalve, red on one side and yellow on the other. gûeh mêⁿ; gûeh kng mêⁿ; moonlight nights. kang-hu sĭ lŭn gûeh a sĭ lŭn jît? Is the work done by the day or by the month?