- Older Spelling. Xiangtan.
or Hsiang·t'an, Siang·tan
- a city in E Hunan, in S China.
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We stood here, and the words you spoke were brighter than the lamps of Siangtan that we looked down upon.The Flutter of the Goldleaf; and Other Plays
Olive Tilford Dargan and Frederick Peterson
- a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xiangtan
- a city in S central China, in NE Hunan on the Xiang River: centre of a region noted for tea production. Pop: 592 000 (2005 est)
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