Khanka

geographical name
Khan·​ka | \ ˈkaŋ-kə How to pronounce Khanka (audio) \
variants: or Xingkai or Hsing-k'ai \ ˈshiŋ-​ˈkī How to pronounce Hsing-k'ai (audio) \

Definition of Khanka

lake in eastern Asia between Maritime Territory, Russia, and Heilongjiang, China area 1700 square miles (4420 square kilometers)

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