Hokkien is also know as Bannam Oay(China), Lan Lang Oay(Philippines) . In Taiwan(Taiguan Oay or Hoklo Oay or Taigi. Speak Hokkien Proudly.There are c. 35 million Hokkiens speakers worldwide. It was the imperial language of the Tang dynasty in China; hence Hokkiens called themselves Tng Lang or Tang dynasty people and China as Tng Suah - Tang Mountain or Land. These are numerous of Hokkien words in the Korean and Japanese languages till today. Treasure this precious heritage before it disappears.