A Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of the Swatow Dialect, Arranged According to Syllables and Tones/thwn
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傳thŵn119911 To promulgate; to transfer; to transmit; to propagate.
thŵn kà; to promulgate doctrines. thŵn tău; to preach. thŵn sĭu; to perpetuate. thŵn bŭn; tradition. thŵn sueh; a report. thŵn ūe; a legend. thŵn céng; to propagate seed. có thŵn kâi; handed down from ancestors. pì thŵn kâi huap; a recipe pivately handed down. thŵn lĕng; to transmit orders. thŵn ūi; to transmit the throne. thŵn ūi khṳt a-tĭ tîeh, a sĭ thŵn khṳt kíaⁿ tîeh? Was the throne transmitted to a younger brother, or to a son? thŵn ke-pó̤; an heirloom. thŵn sîn; transfer the expression. thŵn kàu taⁿ jîeh cōi tō̤? Through how many generations has it been handed down? khut i thŵn tāⁿ khṳ̀; was erroneously transmitted by him. cêk nâng thŵn hṳ, peh nâng thŵn sît; what one man tells falsely a hundred repeat as the truth. cêk nâng thŵn kùe cêk nâng; passed on from one person to another. cêk chíu thŵn kùe cêk chíu; sent on from hand to hand. cīeⁿ tō̤ thŵn lo̤ĥ ē tō̤; handed down from former generations. thŵn keng a-pún; a court crier. ŭ thŵn, bô̤ thŵn; has or has not been reported.
團thŵn9383111 Round, globular; to environ; to surround.
ke lăi cêk thŵn hûa-khì; the family is altogether harmonious, having all interests in common. thŵn-thŵn ûi cŭ; hemmed in on all sides. thŵn-thŵn-îⁿ; spherical. i sĭ chēng thŵn-lêng kâi pó-hôk; he wears a robe having a coiled dragon embroidered on the breast and back. thŵn-hṳ̂; a turtle.