Meaning of 陕

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(Trad.: 陝)
Pinyin: shǎn
English Definition: abbr. for Shaanxi 陕西 province
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 9; Radical:
Ideographic: A place wedged in a valley
Character Formation:
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    • [ ] place, town, city
    • [ jiā ] to support; to be wedged between
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Example Words
陕西 shǎn Shaanxi (formerly Shensi), province in northwest China, abbr. , capital Xi’an 西安市
陕北 shǎn běi Shanbei, northern Shaanxi province, including Yulin 榆林 and Yan'an 延安 , a Holy Land of Mao's revolution 革命圣地
陕南 shǎn nán Shannan, southern Shaanxi province
陕甘 shǎn gān Shaanxi and Gansu provinces
陕甘宁 shǎn gān níng Shaanxi, Gansu and Ningxia provinces
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