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

— hṳ —

hṳ2273011* To breathe softly; to speak well of.
chue-hṳ; say a good word for; to breathe on.
khṳt i cē chue-hṳ nâng cū sùaⁿ khṳ̀; as soon he opened his mouth to speak they dispersed.
pài tho̤h lṳ́ kio úa chue-hṳ tīo cí kĭaⁿ sṳ̄; I trust that you will speak a good word for me in this matter.

hṳ2271416 Vacant; untrue; unsubstantial.
khang-hṳ; empty; unoccupied.
hṳ-phû; vague; nonsensical.
hṳ-bû; visionary.
hṳ ké; untrue; unfounded.
hṳ-ngŭi; false.
hṳ ūe; idle prating.
khiam-hṳ; unambitious.
hṳ-sim; unprejudiced.
sim hṳ; apprehensive.
cò̤ châk kâi nâng sim hṳ; the thief is ever in fear of danger.
chêng-hêng sĭ hṳ kâi, cṳ kiaⁿ-ùi ŭ cŭe; if the evidences presented are false, there is danger of incurring guilt.
cêk nâng thŵn hṳ, peh nâng thŵn sît; the falsehood told by one, is repeated as truth by a hundred.
hṳ-mîaⁿ hṳ lĭ; vain is fame, empty are riches.
hṳ-jîak; decrepid.
hṳ-khṳ̀n; weak.
khì hueh kŭ hṳ; a feeble constitution.
chìn sî phû hṳ húe; hot flashes, as of fever, in cold weather.
i kâi ūe kù-kù hṳ, bô̤ sît; his words are wholly unfounded, there is no truth in them.

hṳ4433212 A fair.
hṳ-tîeⁿ; an area where fairs are held.
hṳ-po; marts.
àiⁿ lâi khṳ̀ tàu hṳ; is going to the fair to be sold.
saⁿ jît hṳ; a fair held once in three days.
kúaⁿ-méⁿ khṳ̀ hù hṳ; hurry on to be in time for the fair.
tī tiang-sî tùi hṳ? At what time is the fair held?
kíaⁿ-jît tùi hṳ mē? Is this a day when a fair is held?
cĭeⁿ hṳ lâi bōi; take it to the fair and sell it.
lâi khṳ̀ hṳ tèng bói; let's go to the fair and buy some.

hṳ́6101634 That; there; then; those.
hṳ́ tiang-sî; sî; at that time.
hṳ́ jît; that day.
hṳ́ kò̤; that place.
hṳ́ kâi; that one.
hṳ́ kâi nâng; those men.
hṳ́ cêk nâng; that individual.
hṳ́ pńg cheh; that book.
hṳ́ ciah cûn; that boat.
hṳ́ khí îeh; that kind of medicine.
hṳ́ īeⁿ mûeh; that sort of thing.
hṳ́ koiⁿ chù; that house.
hṳ́ cêk sî, sĭeⁿ m̄ chut; at that moment I could not think of it.
cí kâi hó̤ a hṳ́ kâi hó̤? Which is the better this or that?
màiⁿ pàng hṳ́-kò̤; do not set it down there.
hṳ́ nŏ̤ⁿ kò̤ sûi lṳ́ sẃn; take whichever you choose of those two pieces.
hṳ́ ciah chíu bŏi khîeh pit; he cannot hold the pen with that hand.
i khṳ̀ hṳ́ kháu kò̤; he has gone outside there.
i tŏ̤ hṳ́ lăi; he is in there.
pàng hṳ́ tói; put it inside there.
tŏ̤ hṳ́ hn̆g-hn̆g kò̤; away off there.
tŏ̤ hṳ́ chn̂g tèng; on the table there.

hṳ́2281494 Grant; assent to; accede.
èng-hṳ́; to grant.
m̄ hṳ́ i; did not permit him to.
úa m̄ cêng hṳ́ lṳ́; I have not acceded to what you request.
lṳ́ hṳ́ kùe úa kâi; what you promised me.
cí kâi cṳ-nîe-kíaⁿ íⁿ-keng hṳ́ kè lío; this damsel is already promised in marriage.
cí kâi cṳ-nîe-kíaⁿ hṳ́-phùe khṳt i; this girl is betrothed to him.
lṳ́ màiⁿ hṳ́ i; do not acquiesce in what he wishes.
ŭ hṳ́ i a bô̤? Did you accord it to him or not? 11198511 To fish.
hṳ̂-ong; a fisherman.
pha hṳ̂ cûn; a fishing boat.

hṳ̂11191950 Fish.
kim hṳ̂; kim-lí; gold-fish.
lîah hṳ̂; catch fish.
pha hṳ̂; fish with a casting net.
áu hṳ̂; fish with a lifting net.
cah hṳ̂; catch fish by a weir.
tìeⁿ hṳ̂; catch fish with a hook.
chǹg hṳ̂; spear fish.
mông hṳ̂; catch fish with the hands.
lí hṳ̂; carp.
hái hṳ̂; sea fish.
khoi hṳ̂, tî hṳ̂, ùn hṳ̂; fish from rivers, pools, or ponds.
mûaⁿ-hṳ̂; eels.
hang-hṳ̂; the skate.
kha ; mud-turtles.
ôi-tói hṳ̂; the sole.
sĭen hṳ̂; bass.
cêk tīn hṳ̂; cêk khûn hṳ̂; a school of fish.
pêh-gô-hṳ̂; the book moth.

hṳ̄9151493 To commission; to commit to; to entrust.
kìa-hṳ̄ i cêk kù ūe; entrust him with a message to carry.
kìa-hṳ̄ lṳ́ hàm i lâi; commission you to tell him to come.
cêk kĭaⁿ sṳ̄ tîeh tó̤ kìa-kìa hṳ̄-hṳ̄, kang-khó căi; the thing must be committed to various persons one after another, making it troublesome in the extreme.

hṳ̄8053011 hṳ̄-hṳ̄-tie; the noise made by one shivering with cold.
chêng-ngw̆n tó̤ hṳ̄-hṳ̄-tie, to m̄ khṳ̀ chēng ke kâi hîuⁿ; will stand and shiver with cold, and not go and put on another wadded tunic.