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Tsinan

[Chinese jee-nahn]
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noun
  1. Older Spelling. Jinan.
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Jinan

or Chi·nan, Tsi·nan

[jee-nahn]
noun Pinyin.
  1. a city in and the capital of Shandong province, in E China.
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Historical Examples

  • Yet the Japanese have forced a settlement as large in area as the entire foreign settlement in the much larger town of Tsinan.

    China, Japan and the U.S.A.

    John Dewey

  • At143 Tai-an it joins the Tsinpu line and proceeds in the same track to Tsinan.


British Dictionary definitions for tsinan

Tsinan

noun
  1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Jinan
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Jinan

Chinan or Tsinan

noun
  1. an industrial city in NE China, capital of Shandong province; probably over 3000 years old. Pop: 2 654 000 (2005 est)
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