In the late nineteenth century, Taiwanese people today started to use “Taiwan” to name the language they spoke. The proof comes from the Taiwan Church News 台灣教會公報, the initially romanised newspaper in Taiwan established in 1885. On the Taiwan Church News, writers utilised khiuⁿ 腔 , khiuⁿ-kháu 腔口 , or...

  • October 22, 2022