Hankow
geographical name former city E central China — see Wuhan

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hankow — [haŋ′kou′] former city in EC China: see WUHAN * * * …   Universalium

  • Hankow — [haŋ′kou′] former city in EC China: see WUHAN …   English World dictionary

  • hankow — ˈhaŋ|kau̇, ˈhan|kau̇, kō; ˈhän|kō adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Hankow, China : of or from the city of Hankow, China : of the kind or style prevalent in Hankow …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hankow — Basisdaten Großregion: Zentralchina Provinz: Hubei Status: Unterprovinzstadt Untergliederung: 13 Stadtbezirke Einwohner: ca. 8.90 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hankow — VER Hankou …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • HANKOW —    (750), a Chinese river port, at the confluence of the Han and Yangtsze Rivers; it is properly an extension of the large towns Wu chang and Han yang; there is a considerable amount of shipping; tea is the principal article of export, and a… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • hankow — han·kow …   English syllables

  • Hankow — /ˈhænˈkaʊ/ (say han kow) noun a former city in south eastern China, one of the Han cities merged in 1950 with Hanyang and Wu chang to form Wuhan, capital of Hubei province …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hankow Road — is a road between Salisbury Road and Haiphong Road in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong. It was initially named as Garden Road. To avoid confusion with Garden Road on the Hong Kong Island, it was renamed to Hankow, a city in China. Before 1904,… …   Wikipedia

  • Erzbistum Hankow — Das Erzbistum Hankow (lat. Archidioecesis Hancheuvensis) ist ein in China gelegenes Metropolitan Erzbistum der Römisch Katholischen Kirche. Das Missionsgebiet der Franziskaner wurde am 11. September 1870 als Apostolisches Vikariat Hu Pè Orientale …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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