geographical name — see Xiamen

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  • Amoy — /ah moy , am oy/, n. 1. Xiamen. 2. a Fukienese dialect spoken in and around Xiamen, as well as on Taiwan and Hainan. * * * ▪ China Wade Giles romanization  Hsia men,  Pinyin  Xiamen,         city and port on the coast of southern Fukien sheng… …   Universalium

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  • Xiamen — /shyah muen /, n. Pinyin. 1. an island near the Chinese mainland in the Taiwan Strait. 2. a seaport on this island. 350,000. Also, Hsiamen. Also called Amoy. * * * ▪ China Introduction Wade Giles romanization  Hsia men , conventional   …   Universalium

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