[kwahng-too ng, kwang-; Chinese gwahng-doo ng]
- Older Spelling. Guangdong.
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Examples from the Web for kwangtung
Sanmei, on the eastern coast of Kwangtung, between Hongkong and Swatow.
In Canton, or Kwangtung Province, the prohibition was practically complete.Drugging a Nation
Within this delta and its immediate neighborhood, more than half of the population of Kwangtung province is found.
Swatow is situated at the mouth of the Hankiang at the extreme east of Kwangtung.
A simple story has come to me, I cannot remember where, of a woman in southern China in the province of Kwangtung.Quiet Talks on Following the Christ
S. D. Gordon
- a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Guangdong
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