- a city in E Liaoning province, in NE China.
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Examples from the Web for anshan
He sprang, then, from Anshan, the immediate neighbour of Babylonia to the east.The Expositor's Bible
George Adam Smith
The Pasargadian kings of Anshan were vassals of the Median empire.
Larsam, had measured forces with Anshan, but with no decisive issue.
Anshan is a district of Elam or Susiana, the exact position of which is still subject to much discussion.
Cyrus, King of Anshan, he called by name and designated him to rule over all the lands.Archology and the Bible
George A. Barton
- a city in NE China, in Liaoning province. Pop: 1 459 000 (2005 est)
- an ancient city and region in Persia, associated with Elam
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