Definition of Xiang in English:
A dialect of Chinese spoken by about 36 million people, mainly in Hunan province.
- The main varieties of ‘Chinese’ (Cantonese, Hakka, Hsiang, Kan, Mandarin, Min, and Wu) are as distinct from one another as English from Danish or German.
- Approximately 3 per cent of the Han population speak Xiang dialects.
Definition of Xiang in:
- British & World English dictionary