Hsining

[ shee-ning ]
/ ˈʃiˈnɪŋ /

noun

Wade-Giles. Xining.

Definition for hsining (2 of 3)

Sining

or Hsi·ning

[ shee-ning ]
/ ˈʃiˈnɪŋ /

noun Older Spelling.


Definition for hsining (3 of 3)

Xining

or Hsi·ning, Si·ning

[ shee-ning ]
/ ˈʃiˈnɪŋ /

noun Pinyin.

a city in and the capital of Qinghai province, in W central China.

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British Dictionary definitions for hsining (1 of 3)

Hsining

/ (ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ) /

noun

a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xining

British Dictionary definitions for hsining (2 of 3)

Sining

/ (ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ) /

noun

variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xining

British Dictionary definitions for hsining (3 of 3)

Xining

Hsining or Sining

/ (ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ) /

noun

a city in W China, capital of Qinghai province, at an altitude of 2300 m (7500 ft). Pop: 689 000 (2005 est)

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