Chuanchow
geographical name see Quanzhou

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Chuanchow — Chin. /chwahn joh /, n. Older Spelling. Quanzhou. * * * …   Universalium

  • Chuanchow — Chuan•chow Chin. [[t]ˈtʃwɑnˈdʒoʊ[/t]] n. geg Quanzhou …   From formal English to slang

  • Chuanchow — Chin. /chwahn joh /, n. Older Spelling. Quanzhou …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ch'üan-chou, Chuanchow — geographical name see Quanzhou …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • CHINA — CHINA, country of eastern Asia. Early Jewish Visitors and Settlers Individual Jews might have visited China before the eighth century, but the first authentic literary evidence of their presence dates only from that period. Two fragmentary… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Quanzhou — or Ch üan chou or Chuanchow geographical name city SE China in SE Fujian on Taiwan Strait population 110,000 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Quanzhou — /chwahn joh /, n. Pinyin. a seaport in SE Fujian province, in SE China, on Taiwan Strait. 130,000. Also, Chuanchow. Formerly, Tsinkiang. * * * ▪ China Introduction Wade Giles romanization  Ch üan chou , conventional  Chüan chow        port and… …   Universalium

  • Quanzhou —   [tʃy̯ɛndʒɔu̯], früher Chüanchow, Chüan chou geschrieben, Stadt in der Provinz Fuijan, China, an der Formosastraße, 150 000 Einwohner; Universität (gegründet 1960); Museum der Geschichte des Überseehandels; Zucker und Textilindustrie.  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Quanzhou — 1 Original name in latin Quanzhou Name in other language Ch uan, Ch uan chou, Ch uan chou chen, Ch uan hsien, Ch uan hsien ch eng, Chuanchow, Ch’an, Ch’an chou, Ch’an chou chen, Ch’an hsien, Ch’an hsien ch’eng, Quanzhou, quan zhou State code CN… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Quanzhou — Quan•zhou or Chuanchow [[t]ˈtʃwɑnˈdʒoʊ[/t]] n. pin geg a seaport in SE Fujian province, in SE China, on Taiwan Strait. 410,229 …   From formal English to slang

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