- one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)(measure word for horses, mules, a bolt of cloth); ordinary person; mate; one of a pairto declare; to announce; to spread; to make known; spread; (cotton) cloth
so (Cantonese)long; length; forever; always; constantly; chief; head; elder; to grow; to develop trad. (一匹布咁長) 一 匹 布 咁 長 simp. (一匹布咁长) 一 匹 布 咁 长 Literally: “as long as a bolt of cloth”.