Category Archives: Hakka

Hakka Language

Letters for various purposes

Below are list of characters, in no particular order that I find useful for copy and pasting, especially where there is no input available on the device or terminal I’m at, but need one or more of them. a A … Continue reading

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增 廣 賢 文 Zehn Gorng Hieen Vuun

Here in its entirety is the work of pithy sayings and folk wisdom, a popular relic of the character learning primers from the past. Please refer to the romanisation scheme here and the subsequent reworking of the tone system for … Continue reading

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Guangyun data errors (in Polyhedron distribution)

zdic.net uses the data which is easily accessible. Here, the chongniu A/B assignment is wrong. 149 居夷 平 脂見開三 脂A kjii ki 飢机肌虮 158 渠脂 平 脂群開三 脂A gjii gi 鬐𦓀耆愭𧡺𥉙䅲祁𨪌鰭鮨 Both of these should be 149 居夷 平脂見開三 脂B … Continue reading

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Easy Sentences in Hakka – JDB

Easy Sentences in the Hakka Dialect, with a Vocabulary was first published in Hong Kong in 1881. It came about because Ball who was learning to speak Hakka at the time, decided to translate the earlier work Handbook of the … Continue reading

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Ruby text and Hakka

Sometimes, additional information is good to have. In Japanese, they sometimes use ruby text above kanji characters so that the reader can be given the correct reading, as kanji have numerous readings depending on the usage in a sentence. For … Continue reading

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Unicode kTang : Stimson’s Early Middle Chinese

Unicode has had this data field since 1998, yet there has been virtually no information online to explain the details. All you have are a lot of characters with a phonetic transcription. I’ve recently bought Hugh Stimson’s Fifty Five Tang … Continue reading

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English-Hakka Dictionary Online

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