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Variety of Yue Chinese spoken in Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau

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Cantonese: Variety of Yue Chinese spoken in Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Macau
Cantonese is a variety of Chinese originating from the city of Guangzhou and its surrounding area in Southeastern China. It is the traditional prestige variety of the Yue Chinese dialect group, which has about 68 million native speakers. While the term Cantonese specifically refers to the prestige variety, it is often used to refer to the entire Yue subgroup of Chinese, including related but largely mutually unintelligible languages and dialects such as Taishanese.

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