Shenyang

geographical name
Shen·​yang | \ ˈshən-ˈyäŋ How to pronounce Shenyang (audio) \
variants: or Mukden \ ˈmu̇k-​dən How to pronounce Mukden (audio) , ˈmək-​ ; mu̇k-​ˈden \ or formerly Fengtien \ ˈfəŋ-​ˈtyen How to pronounce Fengtien (audio) \

Definition of Shenyang

city in northeastern China; capital of the province of Liaoning and chief city of Manchuria population 5,987,000

Learn More about Shenyang

Dictionary Entries near Shenyang

shend

sheng

Shenstone

Shenyang

Shenzhen

shenzi

she-oak

Statistics for Shenyang

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on Shenyang

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Shenyang

Comments on Shenyang

What made you want to look up Shenyang? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

grandiloquent, ostentatious, or bombastic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt-painting-a-young-scholar-and-his-tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!