- A dialect of Min Nan Chinese, spoken in the Chaozhou region of eastern Guangdong.
- (dated) A city in the eastern part of China's Guangdong province, now more commonly called Chaozhou.
one of the divisions of the Chinese language
city — see Chaozhou
- Other branches of Min Nan (limited mutual intelligibility): Hokkien/Taiwanese (Min Tai Division); Zhenan Min Division; Zhongshan Min Division; Qiongwen Division; Leizhou Min Division; Longyan Min Division