INFORMATION ON CHINESE DIALECTS

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Last up date : Dec. 13, 2002

 Welcome to my personal web site. I will put information on Chinese dialects in this site. Now you can use two database on dialects and see photo of rare Chinese characters.




PHOTO DICTIONARY OF RARE CHINESE CHARACTERS
 This dictionary is introducing rarely seen Chinese characters and variations, found on street or in histric places in Japan, mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Korea and Malaysia, by showing those photograph taken by myself. Some of them are not found in any Chinese dictionary nor character sets for computer, even in Unicode.
Photo dictionary of rare Chinese characters



DATABASE OF PRONUNCIATIONS OF CHINESE DIALECTS
 You can search pronunciations of Japanese, Mandarin, Shanghai dialect, Taiwanese Holo, Chaozhou or Teochew dialect, Hakka and Cantonese through this database. Latest version is providing data for about 6,000 Chinese characters listed in Shift-JIS code set.



DATABASE OF CANTONESE COMMON WORDS
 Using this database or online dictionary, you can search about 4,000 of Cantonese common words with example sentence translated in Japanese, by Cantonese sound in modified Yale spelling with tone number, Japanese meaning, English words and category selection.


LINK TO WEB PAGES ON CHINESE DIALECTS
 A link to Web pages on Chinese dialects, such as Shanghainese, Wu dialect, Xiang dialect, Taiwanese, Hokkien, Teochew, Hakka, Cantonese, Dungan etc.


LINK TO MANUFACTURERS OF CHINESE SOFTWARE IN JAPAN
 A link to various Chinese computing software in Japan.


go to @nifty, the bigest BBS in Japan
Link to @nifty


Since June 21, 1999

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