Tingzhou dialect

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Tingzhou dialect
汀州片
Regionwestern Fujian
Sino-Tibetan
Dialects
Chinese characters
Pha̍k-fa-sṳ
Language codes
ISO 639-3
ISO 639-6 tigz
Glottolog ting1250

The Tingzhou dialect (Chinese :汀州片; pinyin :Tīngzhōupiàn) is a group of Hakka dialects spoken in Longyan and Sanming (historically Tingzhou), southwestern Fujian. Tingzhou includes the Hakka dialects spoken in the counties originally under the jurisdiction of Tingzhou: Changting (Tingzhou), Ninghua, Qingliu, Liancheng, Wuping, Shanghang, Yongding and Mingxi. The Changting dialect is generally regarded as the representative dialect of this branch of Hakka. [1]

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References

  1. Luo, Meizhen 罗美珍; Lin, Lifang 林立芳; Rao, Changrong 饶长溶, eds. (2004). Kèjiāhuà tōngyòng cídiǎn客家话通用词典 (in Chinese). Guangzhou: Zhongshan daxue chubanshe.

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