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Changan

[chahng-ahn]
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
  1. former name of Xian.
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  • They seemed to melt away, one into another, changan shapes like curlan smoke.

    Traditions and Hearthside Stories of West Cornwall, Second Series

    William Bottrell


British Dictionary definitions for changan

Changan

noun
  1. a former name of Xi'an
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