Koko Nor

[ koh-koh -nawr ]
/ ˈkoʊˈkoʊ ˈnɔr /

noun

former name of Qinghai.

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Origin of Koko Nor

First recorded in 1740–50; from Mongolian: literally, “Blue Lake”

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Koko Nor

Kuku Nor

/ (ˈkəʊˈkəʊ ˈnɔː) /

noun

a lake in W China, in Qinghai province in the NE Tibetan Highlands at an altitude of about 3000 m (10 000 ft): the largest lake in China. Area: about 4100 sq km (1600 sq miles)Chinese name: Qinghai
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