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(measure word for acts); deeds; foreign; surname; place name
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trad. (番荔枝) 荔枝
simp. #(番荔枝) 荔枝
 
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NounEdit

番荔枝

  1. sugar apple (Annona squamosa)
  2. () any plant in the genus Annona
  3. () any plant in the family Annonaceae

SynonymsEdit

Dialectal synonyms of 番荔枝 (“sugar apple”) [map]
Variety Location Words
Formal (Written Standard Chinese) 番荔枝
Taxonomic name 番荔枝
Mandarin Beijing 番荔枝
Taiwan 釋迦, 釋迦果
Cantonese Guangzhou 番荔枝, 番鬼荔枝, 番鬼佬荔枝
Hong Kong 番荔枝, 番鬼荔枝, 番鬼佬荔枝, 番枝
Dongguan 番鬼荔枝
Hakka Miaoli (N. Sixian) 佛果, 釋迦
Liudui (S. Sixian) 釋迦仔, 沙梨仔, 沙梨, 牛心梨
Hsinchu (Hailu) 佛果, 釋迦
Dongshi (Dabu) 釋迦
Hsinchu (Raoping) 佛果, 釋迦
Yunlin (Zhao'an) 釋迦
Min Nan Xiamen 番仔荔枝, 釋迦
Zhangzhou 番仔荔枝, 釋迦
Taipei 釋迦
Kaohsiung 釋迦
Tainan 釋迦
Taichung 釋迦
Hsinchu 釋迦
Lukang 釋迦
Sanxia 釋迦
Yilan 釋迦
Kinmen 釋迦
Magong 釋迦
Penang nona
Chaozhou 林檎

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