A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/heⁿ
— héⁿ —
耶héⁿ10781283 An interrogative particle, implying a doubt.
sĭ héⁿ? That is so, is it? m̄ sĭ héⁿ? Is it not so then? hṳ́-kò̤ ío kṳ̆n héⁿ? That is nearer, isn't it? i pat, héⁿ? He knows, does he? àiⁿ khṳ̀ héⁿ? Going, are you? i kâi cò̤-nî héⁿ? What does it all mean?
桁hêⁿ170756 Fishing stakes.
i kâi hêⁿ gāi tîeh cûn lō; these fishing stakes interfere with the passage of the boats. pôih tīo i kâi hêⁿ; pulled up his fishing stakes. cí pâi hêⁿ ŭ câp-jī ki; there are twelve fishing stakes in this row.