Definition of Luoyang in English:

Share this entry

Luoyang

Pronunciation: /ləʊˈjaŋ/
An industrial city in east central China, in Henan province on the Luo River; population 1,065,100 (est. 2006). Between the 4th and 6th centuries ad the construction of cave temples to the south of the city made it an important Buddhist centre. Former name Honan.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Luo|yang

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.