or Swatow geographical name city & port SE China in E Guangdong on South China Sea population 578,630

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  • Shantou — (zh stp|s=汕头|t=汕頭|p=Shàntóu; POJ: Sòaⁿ thâu; also historically known as Swátōw or Suátao) is a city of 4,971,000 permanent inhabitants (as at end 2006) in coastal eastern Guangdong Province, China, occupying an area of 2,064 sq. km. With its… …   Wikipedia

  • Shantou — 汕头 Altstadt von Shantou Shàntóu Shì • 汕头市 Staat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shantou — Shàntóu · 汕頭 Pays Chine Statut administratif …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shantou — (chino tradicional: 汕頭, chino simplificado: 汕头, pinyin: Shàntóu, transcripción antigua: Swatow), ciudad y puerto de China, en el extremo oriental de la provincia de Guangdong al sur del país. Barrio antiguo de Shantou. La ciudad… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Shantou — (chino simplificado: 汕头, chino tradicional: 汕頭, pinyin: Shàntóu, forma tradicional: Swatow), ciudad y puerto de China, en el extremo oriental de la provincia de Guangdong al sur del país. La ciudad ocupa un área de 234 Km² y tiene una población… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Shantou —   [ʃantɔu̯], Schantou, Swatow, Stadt und Verwaltungsbezirk (8 931 km2, 3,96 Mio. Einwohner) in der Provinz Guangdong, China, am Südchinesischen Meer am Südrand des Deltas des Han Jiang, 1 Mio. Einwohner; Bekleidungs , Textil , Nahrungsmittel ,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shantou — [shän′tō′] seaport in Guangdong province, SE China, on the South China Sea: pop. 723,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Shantou — /shahn toh /, n. Pinyin. a seaport in E Guangdong province, in SE China. 400,000. Also, Swatow. * * * ▪ China Wade Giles romanization   Shan t ou , conventional  Swatow        city in eastern Guangdong sheng (province), southern China. It lies on …   Universalium

  • Shantou — Original name in latin Shantou Name in other language SWA, San GJau, San tchou, San theu su, Santou, Santouo, Shan tou, Shan t ou shih, Shan t’ou shih, Shantou, Shantow, Sjantou, Swatow, Sn u, Sn thu s santeou si, saw thea, shan tou, shan tou shi …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Shantou — noun A city in Guangdong province, China …   Wiktionary

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