Nanjing

geographical name
Nan·​jing | \ ˈnän-ˈjiŋ How to pronounce Nanjing (audio) \
variants: or Nanking \ ˈnan-​ˈkiŋ How to pronounce Nanking (audio) , ˈnän-​ \

Definition of Nanjing

city in eastern China on the Chang (Yangtze) River population 6,496,000

Note: Nanjing is the capital of the province of Jiangsu and was the capital of China from 1928 to 1937 and from 1946 to 1949.

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“Nanjing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nanjing. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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