Shaoyang

[ shou-yahng ]
/ ˈʃaʊˈyɑŋ /

noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.

a city in central Hunan province, in eastern China.

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What does “blatherskite” mean?
Formerly (Pinyin) Bao·qing [bou-ching], /ˈbaʊˈtʃɪŋ/, (Wade-Giles) Pao·ch'ing [bou-ching], /ˈbaʊˈtʃɪŋ/, (Older Spelling) Pao·king [Chinese bou-king] /Chinese ˈbaʊˈkɪŋ/ .
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