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Penang Hokkien VocabularyPenang Hokkien Vocabulary (21 August, 2004)

Penang Hokkien Vocabulary are lists of words by category.

  1. Ailments & Treatments in Penang Hokkien
  2. Anatomy in Penang Hokkien
  3. Animals in Penang Hokkien
  4. Bible Vocabulary in Penang Hokkien
  5. Buildings in Penang Hokkien
  6. Christianity-related words in Penang Hokkien
  7. Cities in Penang Hokkien
  8. Colours in Penang Hokkien
  9. Common Chinese Surnames
  10. Cooking Terms in Penang Hokkien
  11. Countries in Penang Hokkien
  12. Crazy in Penang Hokkien
  13. Cuts of Pork in Penang Hokkien
  14. Durian terms in Penang Hokkien
  15. Dim Sum dishes in Penang Hokkien
  16. Emotional States in Penang Hokkien
  17. English Loanwords in Penang Hokkien
  18. English Loanwords via Malay in Penang Hokkien
  19. Entertainment Terms in Penang Hokkien
  20. Family Members in Penang Hokkien
  21. Festivals in Penang Hokkien
  22. Financial Terms in Penang Hokkien
  23. Flowers in Penang Hokkien
  24. Fruits in Penang Hokkien
  25. Funeral Terms in Penang Hokkien
  26. Herbs and Spices in Penang Hokkien
  27. Idioms in Penang Hokkien
  28. Job Terms in Penang Hokkien
  29. Jokes in Penang Hokkien
  30. Local Dishes in Penang Hokkien
  31. Metals in Penang Hokkien
  32. Occupations in Penang Hokkien
  33. Penang Place Names
  34. Penang Street Names
  35. Places in China
  36. Printed Matter in Penang Hokkien
  37. Speaking with Numbers in Penang Hokkien
  38. Songs in Penang Hokkien
  39. Tableware in Penang Hokkien
  40. Things around the House in Penang Hokkien
  41. Things in the Bathroom in Penang Hokkien
  42. Things in the Bedroom in Penang Hokkien
  43. Things in the Classroom in Penang Hokkien
  44. Things in the Kitchen in Penang Hokkien
  45. Things People Wear in Penang Hokkien
  46. Throwing Water in Penang Hokkien
  47. Tongue Twisters in Penang Hokkien
  48. Vegetables in Penang Hokkien
  49. Water-related Terms in Penang Hokkien
  50. Wedding in Penang Hokkien

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