Definition of Xian in English:

Xian

Line breaks: Xian
Pronunciation: /ʃiːˈan
 
/
(also Hsian or Sian)
An industrial city in central China, capital of Shaanxi province; population 3,094,300 (est. 2006). The city has been inhabited since the 11th century bc, having previously been the capital of the Han, Sui, and Tang dynasties. Former names Changan, Siking.

More definitions of Xian

Definition of Xian in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day semblance
Pronunciation: ˈsɛmbləns
noun
the outward appearance or apparent form of something…