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19:07 Oct 23, 2007
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Linguistics / Taiwanese Hokkien expressions and idioms
English term or phrase: "man among men"
Hello. I'm interested in Taiwnese Hokkien. I'd like to know how do you say the expression, "man among men" in Taiwanese Hokkien? Please let me know. Thank you.
xxxMarkieWP
Local time: 08:09
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4Can it be typed out?
Navy Huang
3人中(之)人
pkchan


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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Can it be typed out?


Explanation:
Hokkien is one of my native languages, but as far as I know it can only be spoken for the moment. If you need me to "say" it for you, give me a call, I think I can help you.

Navy Huang
China
Local time: 20:09
Native speaker of: Native in ChineseChinese
Notes to answerer
Asker: Yes it can be typed out.

Asker: Hello Haijun Huang. Are you sure you couldn't type out the Hokkien characters for this term? Please let me know.

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6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
人中(之)人


Explanation:
最好是人中龍,最壞是人中獸

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Note added at 7 hrs (2007-10-24 02:09:49 GMT)
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a man among men
男子汉中的男子汉; 特出人物


pkchan
United States
Local time: 08:09
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