[ jing-dœ-jœn ]
/ ˈdʒɪŋˈdœˈdʒœn /
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a city in eastern Jiangxi province, in eastern China: known for its fine porcelain.
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Also (Wade-Giles) Ching·te·chen [Chinese jing-tuh-juhn], /Chinese ˈdʒɪŋˈtʌˈdʒʌn/, (Older Spelling) King·teh·chen [ging-duh-jen] /ˈgɪŋˌdʌˈdʒɛn/ .
Formerly (Older Spelling) Fow·liang [foo-lyahng, foh-] /ˈfuˈlyɑŋ, ˈfoʊ-/ .
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How to use Jingdezhen in a sentence
Serious pickle makers in China like procuring their crocks from the city of Jingdezhen, the national pottery capital.Forget Canning, and Get Yourself a Chinese Pickle Crock|Clarissa Wei|July 14, 2021|Eater
Sotheby’s told the AP that the Yongle Court was recognized for introducing a new style of porcelain ovens in the city of Jingdezhen.Man buys bowl worth up to $500,000 for $35 at a yard sale|Lateshia Beachum|March 3, 2021|Washington Post
British Dictionary definitions for Jingdezhen
Fowliang or Fou-liang
/ (ˈdʒɪŋˈdɛdʒɛn) /
a city in SE China, in NE Jiangxi province east of Poyang Lake: famous for its porcelain industry, established in the sixth century. Pop: 416 000 (2005 est)
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