Qilian Shan

[ chee-lyahn-shahn ]

nounPinyin.
  1. a mountain range in western China, bordered between Qinghai and Gansu provinces.

  • Formerly (Pinyin, Wade-Giles) Nan Shan [nahn-shahn] /ˈnɑn ˈʃɑn/ .
  • Also (Wade-Giles) Chi·lien Shan [Chinese chee-lyen-shahn] /Chinese ˈtʃiˈlyɛn ˈʃɑn/ .

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