Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to Taiwan or its peoples, languages, or cultures.
  • noun A native or inhabitant of Taiwan.
  • noun A person of Taiwanese ancestry.
  • noun The variety of Chinese spoken on Taiwan.

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to Taiwan.
  • noun A person from Taiwan; usually plural.
  • proper noun The popular name of the variant of Hokkien spoken in Taiwan, the native language of the Hoklo.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a native or inhabitant of Taiwan
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language
  • noun any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province

Etymologies

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From Taiwan +‎ -ese

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