Che Deng literally means diagonal nails in Cantonese. It is the name of a Chinese game that plays with the Chinese dominoes
Chinese dominoes are used in several tile-based games, namely, Tien Gow, Pai Gow, Che Deng, Tiu U and Kap Tai Shap. In Cantonese they are called 骨牌 "Gwat Pai", which literally means "bone tiles", it is also the name of a northern Chinese game, where the rules are quite different from the southern...
Che refers to the diagonal pattern of the "three" pip on the tile.
Deng refers to the "one" pip on the tile.
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