1. [ noun ] (Chinese) a native or inhabitant of Taiwan
Related terms: Asian Taiwan
2. [ adjective ] of or relating to or characteristic of the island republic on Taiwan or its residents or their language
Synonyms: Formosan Chinese

"the Taiwanese capital is Taipeh"

Related terms: Taiwan
3. [ noun ] (linguistics,Chinese) any of the forms of Chinese spoken in Fukien province
Synonyms: Min Fukkianese Fukien Hokkianese Amoy Min_dialect
Related terms: Chinese
Similar spelling:   Tamias