[moo k-den, mook-] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for mukden

Historical Examples of mukden

  • From An-tung to Mukden is only 200 miles, but the journey takes two whole days.

    From Pole to Pole

    Sven Anders Hedin

  • The life in the singular streets of Mukden is varied and attractive.

    From Pole to Pole

    Sven Anders Hedin

  • The palace at Mukden is a large, imposing pile, built in 1631.

    Travels in the Far East

    Ellen Mary Hayes Peck

  • It was thus that in 1621 Nurhachu was in a position to advance upon Mukden.

    China and the Manchus

    Herbert Allen Giles

  • That Battle of Mukden not only established Japan's position in the world.

British Dictionary definitions for mukden


  1. a former name of Shenyang
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