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[kyang-see; Chinese gyahng-see]
noun Older Spelling.
  1. Jiangxi.
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Examples from the Web for kiangsi

Historical Examples of kiangsi

  • Their services have been requested by different official families of Kiukiang and Nan-chang, the capital of Kiangsi.

    Notable Women Of Modern China

    Margaret E. Burton

  • The former, a Kiangsi man, was the product of mission schools and a year in an American Western college.

    A Wayfarer in China

    Elizabeth Kendall

  • Of all these manufactories, the most famous appears to be that of King-te-chin, in the province of Kiangsi.

  • The ruling gentry clique represented especially the interests of the large tea producers and merchants in Szechwan and Kiangsi.

  • In 1518 Wang Yang-ming, the philosopher general, crushed a rising in Kiangsi.

British Dictionary definitions for kiangsi


  1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Jiangxi
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