A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/hauⁿ
— hàuⁿ —
好hàuⁿ171383 Fond of; addicted to; to take pleasure in.
hàuⁿ hâk; studious. hàuⁿ pûah, hàuⁿ cîah; addicted to gambling and to opium smoking. hàuⁿ cîah cíu; fond of wine. nâng kâi sim kak ŭ só̤ hàuⁿ; each heart has its own objects of regard. i hàuⁿ tàⁿ ūe; she is a great talker. i sĭang hàuⁿ cìeⁿ-seⁿ cò̤; he is much addicted to doing so. cía i sĭang hàuⁿ thiaⁿ; he takes great pleasure in hearing this. cía sĭ i só̤ hàuⁿ kâi; this is what he delights in. pêh hóⁿ hàuⁿ cîah tîam, saⁿ-suah hàuⁿ cîah kîam; the white tiger is partial to sweets, while the baleful griffin prefers salt relishes; each to his own taste.
肯hàuⁿ3241304 Willing; acquiescent; voluntary; to assent; to permit; to consent.
i hàuⁿ a m̄ hàuⁿ? Does he agree to it or not? kâi hàuⁿ, kâi m̄ hàuⁿ; one was willing, and the other was not. i m̄ hàuⁿ khṳt úa; he would not let me have it. i hàuⁿ; she gave her permission. i a pĕ m̄ hàuⁿ; his father would not consent to it.