Parts of the Body in Hokkien

Discussions on the Hokkien (Minnan) language.
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elbow chhiu-au-khiau,chhiu-au-khu,chhiu-au-uan,chhiu-au-ten

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elbow chhiu-au-nng
lines of the hand chhiu-te-hun,chhiu-le
finger chhiiu-niau
muscle on arm ? chhiu-tu-a

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wrist chhiu-chat
knee kha-thau-u the bone of it kha-thau-kut , thui-ko-thau

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another word for eyelids 目睅 bak-ham mandarin is 眼睑

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above eyelid also called bak-chiah-phe
adam's apple is acalled au-cheng 喉锺

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ankle kha-khu besides kha-bak.Also khha-tang-kut and lai-kha-bak-kut which are the inner bone of it

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shin kha-phi-liam

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above shin is also called shank in english
cancer of stomach is called keh-sit 膈食
ui is same with to

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tng-a-too and pak-lai both mean five viscera and six bowels in our body

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crus e-thui,kha-e-chat,kha-e-thui,kha-tang and sio-thui like mandarin

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above shin can just called kha-liam or kha-tang
calf of the leg 脚腓 kha-au-too,kha-too
muscle on crus is called kha-too-bah,kha-too-jin,kha-too-kian
khat-too-kut for the bone of it

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kidneystone,nephrolith io-chi-kiat-chioh

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armpit can be reversed compare to that given by niu ---koh-khang-e and koh-e-khang

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skin allergy khi-chhin-nah
gi-chi /ka-ki means those fake leg and hand made for those who lost their leg,etc.
ke-kha for leg

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fattiness bah-nng

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