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Meaning of "Changsha" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CHANGSHA

Changsha  [ˈtʃæŋˈʃɑː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CHANGSHA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Changsha is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CHANGSHA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Changsha

Changsha

Changsha is the capital and largest city of Hunan province in south-central China, located on the lower reaches of the Xiang River, a branch of the Yangtze River. Its municipality covers an area of 11,819 square kilometres and, according to the 2010 Census, a population of 7,044,118 inhabitants. The city's urban area has a population of 3,617,469. Changsha was important from the time of the Qin dynasty. In AD 750–1100 Changsha was a major commercial hub, and its population increased greatly. Under the Qing dynasty, from 1664, it was the capital of Hunan province, and it was a major rice market. It was besieged during the Taiping Rebellion but never fell. Changsha was the site of Mao Zedong's conversion to communism. It was the scene of major battles in the Sino-Japanese War of 1937–45 and was briefly occupied by the Japanese. Rebuilt since 1949, the city is now a major interior port and a commercial and industrial center.

Definition of Changsha in the English dictionary

The definition of Changsha in the dictionary is a port in SE China, capital of Hunan province, on the Xiang River. Pop: 2 051 000.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CHANGSHA


Aisha
ˈɑːiːˌʃɑː
Ayesha
ˈɑːiːˌʃɑː
beccaccia
beɪˈkɑːtʃɑː
buqsha
ˈbʊkʃɑː
cha
tʃɑː
cha-cha
ˈtʃɑːtʃɑː
cha-cha-cha
ˌtʃɑːtʃɑːˈtʃɑː
char
tʃɑː
charr
tʃɑː
Kermanshah
ˌkɜːmænˈʃɑː
kwacha
ˈkwɑːtʃɑː
morcha
ˈmɔːtʃɑː
mouchard
muːˈʃɑː
Padishah
ˈpɑːdɪˌʃɑː
Parashah
ˈpærəˌʃɑː
RECHAR
ˈriːtʃɑː
shah
ʃɑː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CHANGSHA

Changteh
Changzhou
Chania
chank
channel
channel bar
channel captain
Channel Country
Channel crossing
Channel ferry
channel iron
Channel Islander
Channel Islands
Channel port
Channel Tunnel

WORDS THAT END LIKE CHANGSHA

Ali Pasha
Elisha
Falasha
geisha
hibakusha
Ibrahim Pasha
Ilesha
kasha
moksha
musha
Odisha
Onitsha
orisha
Parsha
pasha
poisha
ricksha
shisha
tamasha
wisha

Synonyms and antonyms of Changsha in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Changsha» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CHANGSHA

Find out the translation of Changsha to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Changsha from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Changsha» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

长沙
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Changsha
570 millions of speakers

English

Changsha
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चांग्शा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تشانغشا
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Чанша
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Changsha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

চাংসা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Changsha
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Changsha
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Changsha
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

長沙
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

창사
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Changsha
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Trường Sa
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சங்கிஷா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चांग्शा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Changsha
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Changsha
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Changsha
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Чанша
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Changsha
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Τσανγκσά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Changsha
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Changsha
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Changsha
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Changsha

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CHANGSHA»

The term «Changsha» is quite widely used and occupies the 30.683 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CHANGSHA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «Changsha» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «Changsha» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Changsha

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CHANGSHA»

Discover the use of Changsha in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Changsha and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
A Synchronic and Diachronic Study of the Grammar of the ...
The process by which conflicting speech codes have caused sound change and semantic variation over fifty years in the Changsha speech community will be used as an example. 2.1. Three spoken codes in the Changsha dialect In the ...
Yunji Wu, 2005
2
Changsha: Buildings and Structures in Changsha, Districts of ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Books Llc, Source: Wikipedia, Books Group, 2011
3
Gender, Politics, and Democracy: Women’s Suffrage in China
"Changsha dian: Nujie lizheng weichi niiquan" (Telegram from Changsha: The women's movement vigorously argues to maintain women's rights). Shenbao (16 November 1924). "Changsha dian: Nujie yin xianfa huiyi yiyuan . . ." (Telegram ...
Louise P. Edwards
4
China. Ediz. Inglese
'The stinky doufu at Changsha's Huogongdian smells stinky, but tastes great') but there's much else here, from tasty dim sum wheeled round in carts to the excellent mdoshi hongshaordu (^ftil^fi; Mao-style braised pork; Y32) and its scrummy ...
‎2007
5
中囯建筑行业公司指南
29-15 Products and Services/7* ЙДЖ*: Boiler accessories/SWffitt Friedl Reference Number/ йШ^Ч: 3192 Changsha Chemical Machinery Plant 74 Chiling Road, Changsha 410007, Hunan в: (0731) 5214-493, -040, 5215-494 Fax/fíK: (0731) ...
Friedl Business Information (Firm), Friedl Business Information Ltd., 1999
6
Indoi: A Study of Primal Kuki Religious Symbolism in the ...
Phaipi long pang'a hungkon chun Mao hom'a hung kon chun Juthel nun aidel nan nahin toldoh in Tuniu Changsha hungin Kapu chuhna a Changsha hungin Kapa chuhna a Changsha hungin Thingkennu changpoh Changsha hungin Aholnu ...
Hemkhochon Chongloi, 2008
7
The Yale-China Association: A Centennial History
Edward Hume, M.D., pioneer of Yale-China's medical work in Changsha, returned to Changsha in 1934 to visit the institutions he had helped to found, which were now under Chinese administration. He is pictured right (front row, center) with ...
Nancy E. Chapman, 2001
8
Detained in China and Tibet: A Directory of Political and ...
On May 21, Li Jian and Zhou Yong called on all the workers of Changsha to participate in a general strike. The Changsha WAF also organized transportation tie-ups which succeeded in paralyzing city traffic for three days. Production was ...
Robin Munro, Mickey Spiegel, 1994
9
Articles on History of Hunan, Including: Battle of Changsha ...
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
Hephaestus Books, 2011
10
Encyclopedia of China: History and Culture
CHANGSHA The capital city of Hunan, a densely populated province in south- central China. Changsha is situated on the east bank of the Xiang River and has the largest harbor along the Xiang, enabling goods to be transported by barges.
Dorothy Perkins, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CHANGSHA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Changsha is used in the context of the following news items.
1
China's stock-trading students see life lessons in market slide
Another post on social media shows an LED screen above the entrance at Changsha Railway Station flashing a sign that reads: "Safeguard the ... «Reuters, Jul 15»
2
Time Lapse: A 57-Story Tower Built in 19 Days in China
On the outskirts of Changsha in southern China stands a new tower. At a mere 204 meters (669 feet) it's less than a third of the height of ... «Urban Land, Jul 15»
3
Jiajia, Yantai suspend shares pending announcement
Jiajia Food Group is a Changsha-based seasonings group that manufactures soy sauce and other flavourings under the Jianjia brand. «just-food.com, Jul 15»
4
Jane Zhang Opens Up About 12-Year Relationship During …
The concert in Changsha was part of Zhang's “Bang the World Nationwide Concert.” Her next performance will be in Wunan, Hubei Province, ... «Yibada, Jul 15»
5
Soccer TV: USMNT vs Honduras and Panama vs Haiti
The team played no official warm-up friendles. They've only played once in 2015, drawing 2-2 with China in Changsha. ← CONCACAF and the ... «U.S. National Soccer Players, Jul 15»
6
Buzzing: Lil Wayne streams album
Chinese pop star Jane Zhang revealed her 12-year relationship with her former agent at her concert in Changsha, China last Saturday, said ... «The Straits Times, Jul 15»
7
Blue Note to open jazz club in China
... in Beijing) and has really taken hold in recent years, with a revival in many cities and the return of jazz festivals to places such as Changsha. «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
8
One City, One Book favors one of its own
His two-year journey to Changsha, capital of China's Hunan Province, and lessons learned under the tutelage of kung fu master Pan Qingfu ... «Valley Sun, Jul 15»
9
Jane Zhang Goes Public with Her 12-year Relationship
Superstar Jane Zhang makes public her 12-year relationship with the CEO of Show City Times, Feng Ke as she staged a concert in Changsha ... «CRIENGLISH.com, Jul 15»
10
China Week: Security in a fast food nation
On the same day the report came out, I took a flight from Beijing to Changsha in central China, and felt that I saw these differences with my own ... «BBC News, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Changsha [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/changsha>. Mar 2021 ».
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