Chengdu

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See also: chéngdu, chéngdù, and Chéngdū

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Chinese 成都(Chéngdū, Turning into a Capital; Established Capital), supposedly bestowed upon it during its first founding by the ninth king of the Shu Kingdom's Kaiming dynasty when he removed his court there from nearby Pi County.

Proper noun[edit]

Chengdu

  1. A sub-provincial city in southwest China; capital of Sichuan Province.

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Proper noun[edit]

Chengdu f

  1. Chengdu (a city, the provincial capital of Sichuan, China)