Modern Chinese and other languages generally use compounds with MA but there's also this less common word.
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a note on the two variants given for the MIN dialects.
I have access to one online lexicon that favours Taiwanese MIN usage and I also own an old reference book, a kind of mini dictionary of Hokkien Amoy as used in the Straits area. Pinyin Qi 2 equals WG ch'i2.