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changsha Explained

Changsha at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

City (pop., 1990: 1,113,000), capital of Hunan province, China. Located in SE central China, it was (according to tradition) formerly enclosed by a wall built in 202 BC. In AD 750-1100 Changsha was an important commercial city, and its population increased greatly. Under the Qing dynasty, from 1664, it was the capital of Hunan province, and a major rice market. It was besieged during the Taiping Rebellion but never fell. It was the site of Mao Zedong's conversion to Communism. It was the scene of major battles in the Sino-Japanese War, and briefly occupied by the Japanese. Rebuilt since 1949, the city is now a major port and a commercial and industrial center.

Changsha at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: wikipedi » a

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • A city in south-central China; capital of Hunan province.


    Inter: trans-top » city in south-central China
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|تشانغ شا|f|tr=chaang shaa, Inter: t- » ar|تشانغشا|f|tr=changh-shaa
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|長沙|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|长沙|tr=Chángshā|sc=Hani
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|Changsha

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|長沙|tr=ちょうさ, Chōsa
  • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|창사|tr=Changsa|sc=Hang
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|Чанша|f|tr=Čanšá
  • Vietnamese: Inter: t+ » vi|Trường Sa

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:China -
    Category: Category:en:Cities -
    Translation: es » Changsha
    Translation: zh » Changsha