Xi'an

geographical name Xi'·an \ˈshē-ˈän\\ˈchäŋ-ˈän\
variants: or

Hsi–an

\ˈshē-ˈän\play or formerly

Changan

\ˈchäŋ-ˈän\play

Definition of Xi'an

  1. city on the Wei River in east central China population 5,853,500 Xi'an is the capital of the province of Shaanxi.


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Xi'an

geographical name Xi'·an \ˈshē-ˈän\\ˈchäŋ-ˈän\

Definition of Xi'an for English Language Learners

  • : city in China


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