You asked: What does Ling mean in Cantonese?

凌 / 淩 [Ling] Meaning: to approach, to rise high, thick ice, to insult or maltreat. Dialects : Mandarin, Cantonese.

What does Ling mean in Chinese number?

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Simplified Pīnyīn English Definition
冷 lěng cold
愣 lèng to look distracted / to stare blankly / distracted / blank / (coll.) unexpectedly / rash / rashly
冷 Lěng surname Leng
棱 léng square beam / variant of 稜|棱

What does Mong mean in Cantonese?

A cultural keyword of ‘busy’ Hong Kong

Mong is usually translated into English as busy and into Mandarin as máng, but though their meanings overlap, many examples of busy and máng cannot be translated directly into Cantonese using mong.

What does Lou mean in Cantonese?

[Liu / Lau] Meaning: willow, old variant of 柳[liu3], old variant of 柳[liu3] Dialects : Cantonese.

How do you say short in Cantonese?

短 (dyun2) short (adjective)

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Is Long time no see?

“Long time no see” or “Long time, no see” is an English expression used as a greeting by people who have not seen each other for a while. Its origins in American English appear to be an imitation of broken or pidgin English, and despite its ungrammaticality, it is widely accepted as a fixed expression.

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Is Sohai a bad word?

It is from Cantonese word and it is a very very impolite way of calling people stupid/dumb.

Is Walao a bad word?

6. Walao / Walao Eh. Meaning: A word used to describe the feeling of surprise or disbelief.

How do you say pretty girl in Cantonese?

We love that you are a very serious learner! 靚女 (leng3 neoi5)/靚仔 (leng3 zai2) literally “pretty girl” and “handsome boy” respectively, mostly used in HK style restaurants, bars, and street markets.

What is an MK girl?

Essentially, the term MK person, which carries a rather negative undertone, is often used to describe a person who blindly follows trends without thought with the implication that they have a poor taste or behaves in a bad way.

What does MK mean Cantonese?

‘MK’ normally stands for Mong Kok, that most densly populated part of town. But MK can also be used in derogatory reference to a style reminiscent of the area’s markets. It’s a pejorative term for someone whose style is cheap and trashy.

What does wok mean in Cantonese?

A wok (Chinese: 鑊; Standard Chinese: huò; Cantonese wohk) is a deep round-bottomed cooking pot that originated in China.

What is the name Lau?

Meaning. “one who came from the Lion” (German) Region of origin. Chinese-speaking countries.

Is Lau a Chinese last name?

劉 / 刘 (/ljoʊ/ or /ljuː/) is a East Asian surname. pinyin: Liú in Mandarin Chinese, Lau4 in Cantonese. It is the family name of the Han dynasty emperors.


Language(s) Old Chinese
Other names
Variant form(s) Liú (Mandarin) Lau (Cantonese) Lieu (Shanghainese) Lưu (Vietnamese) Yoo, Ryu (Korean)
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