[che-kyang; Chinese juh-gyahng]
- Older Spelling. Zhejiang.
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Wenchow is situated near the mouth of the Wukiang in south Chekiang.
Ning Lai-chn was a Chekiang man, and a good-natured, honourable fellow, fond of telling people that he had only loved once.
Ningpo is also an old treaty port, situated on a small river, the Yungkiang, in the eastern part of Chekiang province.
In the green tea districts of Chekiang, near Ningpo, the first crop of leaves is generally gathered about the middle of April.The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom
P. L. Simmonds
In 860 began the first great popular rising, a revolt caused by famine in the province of Chekiang.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]
- a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Zhejiang
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