Handbook of the Swatow Vernacular/A List of Animals and Birds

Lesson XXVI.
a list of animals and birds.

Lion,
Sai
Tiger,
Hóuⁿ, lãu-hóuⁿ
虎 老虎
Elephant,
Chhiẽⁿ
Rhinoceros,
Sai-gû
犀牛
Camel,
Lóh-thóh
駱駝
Ass,
Lṳ̂, lô
驪 騾
Deer,
Ték
鹿
Wolf,
Tshâi-lâng
豺狼
Fox,
Hõu-lâi
狐狸
Snake,
Tsûa
Monkey,
Kâu
Orang-outang,
Suaⁿ-nâng
山人
Bear,
Him
Peacock,
Khóng-chhieh
孔雀
Pheasant,
Suaⁿ-koi
山雞
Phoenix,
Hõng
Dragon,
Lêng
Bird,
Chióu
Parrot,
Eng-ko
鸚哥
Hawk,
Eng-pô
鸚婆
Stork,
Hóh, péh-liōu-si
鶴 白鷺𮈔
Rabbit,
Chiéh-tshṳ́
石鬣
Sparrow,
MÛaⁿ-chiah-chióu
Pigeon,
Hún-chióu
粉鳥
Butterfly,
Búe-iáh
蝴蝶
Dragon-fly,
Sua-meⁿ
沙𧋎
Grasshopper,
Tsháu-méⁿ
草蟒
Bee,
Phang
Buffalo,
Tsúi-gû
水牛
Cow,
Sheep,
Mîⁿ-iêⁿ
麋羊
Goat,
Suaⁿ-iêⁿ
山羊
Horse,
Pig,
Tṳ
Dog,
Káu
Cat,
Ngiou
Rat,
Ngióu-tsṳ́
貓鬣
Centipede,
Gê-kang
蜈蚣
Frog,
Tsúi-koi
水雞
Toad,
Kap-pô
蛤婆
Cockroach,
Ka-tsuáh
膠賊
Lizard,
Chîⁿ-lêng
蠐龍
Spider, large,
Bé-lêng-khiâ
螳螂
Spider, little,
Ti-tu
蜘蛛
Fly,
Hôu-sîn
蝴蠅
Mosquito,
Máng
Gnat,
Bun
Worm,
Thâng
Worm, in books.
Chheh-hṳ̂
册魚
Ant,
Hiā
Flea,
Ka-tsáu
Louse,
Sat