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Jiang•xiˈdʒyɑŋˈʃi(n.)

also Kiangsi

  1. a province in SE China. 40,150,000; 63,629 sq. mi. (164,799 sq. km).

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Cap.: Nanchang.

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  1. Jiangxi(ProperNoun)

    A province in southern China.

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  1. Jiangxi

    Jiangxi is a province in the People's Republic of China, located in the southeast of the country. Spanning from the banks of the Yangtze River in the north into hillier areas in the south and east, it shares a border with Anhui to the north, Zhejiang to the northeast, Fujian to the east, Guangdong to the south, Hunan to the west, and Hubei to the northwest. The name "Jiangxi" derives from the circuit administrated under the Tang Dynasty in 733, Jiangnanxidao. The short name for Jiangxi is 赣, for the Gan River which runs across from the south to the north and flows into the Yangtze River. Jiangxi is also alternately called "Ganpotaiti" which literally means the "Great Land of Gan and Po".

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