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

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— hah —

hah6529714 Petals.
cí ki hue khui chut lâi kúi hah? How many petals has this flower? nôi hue hah; the petals of a lily.

hah229305 To expel the breath forcibly.
cē hah, íam tîeh cū mông-mông; when you breath upon it, it looks clouded. i cí kò̤ iⁿ cē hah cū ŭ cúi hó̤ bûa bâk; if one breaths on this inkstone, there is water enough on it to rub up the ink with.

hâh217303 Agreeing; accordant; suiting; to join.
hâh ì; accords with my ideas. hâh sim sek; meets his wishes. thóiⁿ tîeh hâh mâk; suits the taste. cîah tîeh hâh chùi; relishes it. thiaⁿ tîeh hâh hĭⁿ; pleases the ear. cò̤ tîeh ío hâh chíu; fits the hand better. hâh úa kâi ì m̄ cai hâh lṳ́ kâi ì mē; do not know whether what suits me will suit you. hâh sĭeⁿ; as I thought. hâh húe; mates. hâh sek; harmonizing in color. hâh huap; according to the rules. m̄ hâh huap; illegal. úa thóiⁿ tîeh hâh; I consider it suitable. nŏ̤ nâng sĭm sī siang hâh; the two are well suited to each other. hâh sṳ̄ căi; just fits the place. phùe-hâh khṳ̀ hó̤; matches well; fits in perfectly. m̄ hâh ēng; will not do for this use. hâh sek; like the pattern. hâh kang jîeh cōi cîⁿ? How much do you get for the whole job? hâh hun; in unison with one's part hâh tŏ̤-lí; reasonable. m̄ hâh tŏ̤-lí; not in acccordance with correct principles of action. hâh cò̤ seng-lí; go into partnership. jît li siang hâh, gûeh lí siang chong; the day is propitious but the mouth is adverse. kio úa li siang hâh, kio i li siang hêng; it is favorable for me but unfavorable for him.