Guangzhou

 It is the capital of Guangdong Province, formerly Kwantung. Cantonese is still used to describe the food of the region, however.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • Guangzhou — (chino simplificado: 广州, chino tradicional: 廣州, pinyin: Guǎngzhōu, forma tradicional: Kwangchow) es la capital de la provincia de Guangdong en el sur de China. Con anterioridad fue conocida internacionalmente como Cantón, por una corrupción… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Guangzhou —   [ dʒəʊ], amtlicher chinesischer Name in lateinischen Buchstaben für Kanton …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Guangzhou — [gwäŋ′jō] seaport in SE China, in the Zhu River delta; capital of Guangdong province: pop. 3,910,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Guangzhou — 广州 Guǎngzhōu Shì Guangzhou …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Guangzhou — Canton (Chine) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Canton. Guǎngzhōu · 廣州市 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Guangzhou — Original name in latin Guangzhou Name in other language CAN, Cantao, Canton, Canto, Cantn, Fan yu, Fan y Gorad Guanchzhou, Guanchzhou, Guand ou, Guandzhou, Guandzou, Guandou, Guangdzou, Guangdou, Guangzhou, Guangzhou Shi, Gvangjcouh, Kanton,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Guangzhou — Canton ou Guangzhou port de la Chine du S., cap. du Guangdong, à l embouchure du Xijiang; 3 181 510 hab. Foyer de l expansion écon. chinoise dep. les années 1980. Des comptoirs franç. et brit. s y installèrent dès le milieu du XIXe s. En 1917,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Guangzhou — Chin. /gwahng joh /, n. Pinyin. Canton. * * * or Kuang chou conventional Canton City (pop., 2003 est.: 4,653,131), capital of Guangdong province, China. Located on the Zhu (Pearl) River about 80 mi (130 km) from the sea, it is southern China s… …   Universalium

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