Xiamen
or Hsia-men or Amoy geographical name city & port SE China in S Fujian on two islands population 308,000

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Xiamen — 厦门 Von oben links: Stadtsilhouette, Universität Xiamen, Haus in Gulangyu und Haicang Brücke Xiàmén Shì • 厦门市 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Xiamen — Xiàmén · 厦门 Pays Chine Statut administratif …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Xiamen —   [ɕi̯a ], Hsiamen, Amoy, früher auch Szeming, Hafenstadt und Verwaltungsbezirk (1 619 km2, 1,2 Mio. Einwohner) in der Provinz Fujian, an der Südostküste Chinas, auf einer Insel an der Formosastraße; Universität (gegründet 1921),… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • XIAMEN — [HIA MEN] ou AMOY Ville (369 000 habitants en 1990) de la province chinoise du Fujian, Xiamen reçut des Européens le nom d’Amoy. Bâtie sur l’îlot homonyme situé à une quinzaine de kilomètres de l’embouchure du Jiulongjiang et reliée depuis 1956… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Xiamen — (chino simplificado: 厦门, chino tradicional: 廈門, pinyin: Xiàmén, forma tradicional: Amoy) es una localidad de la provincia de Fujian en la República Popular China. Su nombre significa “La Puerta de la Gran Mansión”. Tiene una población de casi… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Xiamen — [shē′ä′mʉn′] 1. island of SE China, in Taiwan Strait 2. seaport on this island: pop. 506,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Xiamen — Infobox Settlement official name = Xiamen other name = Amoy native name =厦门 / 下門 nickname = settlement type = Sub provincial city motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = city logo = citylogo… …   Wikipedia

  • Xiamen — /shyah muen /, n. Pinyin. 1. an island near the Chinese mainland in the Taiwan Strait. 2. a seaport on this island. 350,000. Also, Hsiamen. Also called Amoy. * * * ▪ China Introduction Wade Giles romanization  Hsia men , conventional   …   Universalium

  • Xiamen — Ciudad subprovincial 厦门市 Xiamen …   Wikipedia Español

  • Xiamen — Original name in latin Xiamen Name in other language A muong, Amoy, Ha Mon, Ha mun su, Hiyamin, Hsia men, Hsia men shih, Hsziamen, H mn s H Mn, Shamen, Sia men, Siamen, Siamenas, Sjamehn , Sjamen, Sjamen , Sjamyn , Ssu ming, Ssu ming hsien,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Xiamen — noun /ˈʃjɑːˈmɛn/ a) A sub provincial city in Fujian province of southeastern China. b) Amoy; Xiamen Syn: Amoy …   Wiktionary

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