Wuhsien
geographical name — see Suzhou

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wuhsien —   [wuɕ ], 1912 49 Name der Stadt Suzhou, China …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Wuhsien — Chin. /wooh shyen /, n. Wade Giles. Wuxian. * * * …   Universalium

  • Wuhsien — /wuˈʃiɛn/ (say wooh sheeen) noun a former name of Suzhou …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wuhsien — Chin. /wooh shyen /, n. Wade Giles. Wuxian …   Useful english dictionary

  • Suzhou — or Soochow or formerly Wuhsien geographical name city E China in SE Jiangsu W of Shanghai population 706,459 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Wuxian — Chin. /wyuu shyahn /, n. Pinyin. former name of Suzhou (def. 1). Also, Wuhsien. * * * …   Universalium

  • Suzhou —   [sudʒou̯], Sutschou, 1912 49 Wuxian [wuç ], Wuhsien [wuç ], Stadt in der Provinz Jiangsu, Ostchina, westlich von Schanghai, am Südrand des Jangtsekiangdeltas, östlich des Sees Tai Hu, am Kaiserkanal, 705 500 Einwohner; Universität, TH u. a. Ho …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Suzhou — /ˈsudʒoʊ/ (say soohjoh) noun a city in eastern China, in Jiangsu province. Formerly, Soochow, Wuhsien …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wuxian — Chin. /wyuu shyahn /, n. Pinyin. former name of Suzhou (def. 1). Also, Wuhsien …   Useful english dictionary

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