Let’s Learn Hakka (6)


In Taiwanese Hakka language, “正来尞" is a phrase that people often use when they say “goodbye.” It literally means “looking forward to your next visit,” implying bidding adieu. This usage also conveys Hakka people’s warmth and hospitality.

Listen to “正来尞" in various accents:
Sixian accent (四縣腔): zang loiˇ liau
Hailu accent (海陸腔): zhangˇ loi liau+
Dapu accent (大埔腔): zhang+ loiˇ liauˋ
Raoping accent (饒平腔): zangˋ loi liauˊ
Zhao-an accent (詔安腔): zhang^ loiˋ leeu