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ChineseEdit

to farm man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(做田人)
做田
variant forms 作田人

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

做田人

  1. (Min Nan) farmer; peasant

Usage notesEdit

  • This term appears to have originated in the Zhangzhou area.

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 農民 (“farmer; peasant”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 農民
Mandarin Beijing 農民農夫農人
Min Nan Taipei 作穡人作田人