Amoy language

Language name: Amoy
GRN Language Number: 185
ROD Dialect Code: 00185
ISO Language Name: Min Nan Chinese [nan]

Sample of Amoy

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Audio recordings available in Amoy

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Audio/Video from other sources

God's Powerful Saviour - Hokkien - Readings from the Gospel of Luke - (Audio Treasure)
Jesus Film Project films - Chinese, Hokkien Amoy - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Hainanese - (The Jesus Film Project)
Jesus Film Project films - Teochew - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Amoy - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Hainanese - (The Jesus Film Project)
The Jesus Story (audiodrama) - Teochew - (The Jesus Film Project)
The New Testament - Chinese, Min Nan (Hokkien) - Hong Kong Bible Society - (Talking Bibles)
The New Testament - Chinese, Min Nan (Teochew) - (Talking Bibles)
The New Testament - Taiwanese (Min Nan) - (Faith Comes By Hearing)

Other names for Amoy

Fukien
Min Nam
Minnan
Min Nan
Southern Min
Xiamen
廈門話
汉, 闽南
漢, 閩南

Where Amoy is spoken

Brunei
China
Indonesia
Malaysia
Singapore
Taiwan

Dialects related to Amoy

There are 12 similar spoken languages or dialects which share the same ISO language code as Amoy.

Chinese: Kienyang
Chinese, Min Nan: Fukienese
Chinese, Min Nan: Leizhou
Chinese, Min Nan: Longdu
Chinese, Min Nan: Shantou
Chinese, Min Nan: Zhenan Min
Chinese: Sankiang
Hainanese
Li: Hainan Baotingxian
Li: Sanya Hongqi
Taiwanese
Teochew

Information about Amoy

Other information: Zhenan Min. Xiamen has subdialects Amoy, Fujian (Fukien, Hokkian, Taiwanese). Amoy is the prestige dialect. Amoy and Taiwanese are easily intelligible to each other.

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