Sinkiang
geographical name see Xinjiang Uygur

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Sinkiang — Sinkiang, chines. Provinz, s. Sintsiang …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sinkiang — [sin′kyaŋ′; ] Chin [ shin′jyäŋ′] a former transliteration of XINJIANG * * * …   Universalium

  • Sinkiang — [sin′kyaŋ′; ] Chin [ shin′jyäŋ′] a former transliteration of XINJIANG …   English World dictionary

  • Sinkiang — شىنجاڭ ئۇيغۇر ئاپتونوم رايونى 新疆维吾尔自治区 Región Autónoma Uigur de Xinjiang Región Autónoma de China …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sinkiang — Sịnkiang,   Hsinchiang [ dʒ ], amtlich chinesisch in lateinischen Buchstaben Xinjiang [ɕɪndʒjang], autonomes Gebiet der Uiguren im Nordwesten Chinas, 1 660 000 km2, (1999) 17,47 Mio. Einwohner, Hauptstadt ist Ürümqi. Sinkiang wird hauptsächlich… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sinkiang — 新疆维吾尔自治区 Xīnjiāng Wéiwú ěr Zìzhìqū (Pinyin) شىنجاڭ ئۇيغۇر ئاپتونوم رايونى Shinjang Uyghur Aptonom Rayoni (uigur.) Abkürzung: 新 (Pinyin: Xīn) Hauptstadt Ürümqi Fläche   Gesamt   Anteil an der V …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sinkiang — Xinjiang Pour les articles homonymes, voir Xinjiang (homonymie). Xinjiang Carte indiquant la localisation du Xinjiang (en rouge) à l intérieur d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sinkiang — noun an autonomous province in far northwestern China on the border with Mongolia and Kazakhstan; the largest province in the People s Republic of China and the homeland of the Uighur people • Syn: ↑Xinjiang, ↑Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sinkiang, Uygur Autonomous Region of — ▪ autonomous region, China Introduction Uygur also spelled  Uighur,  Chinese (Wade Giles)  Hsin chiang Wei wu erh Tzu chih ch ü,  (Pinyin)  Xinjiang Uygur Zizhiqu,         autonomous region occupying the northwestern corner of China. It is… …   Universalium

  • Sinkiang-Uigur Autonomous Region — div. w China; 635,900 sq. mi.; pop. ab. 15,155,000; cap. Urumchi (Tihwa). Also formerly Sinkiang …   Webster's Gazetteer

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