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Jingzhou

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Jingzhou is a prefecture-level city in southern Hubei, China, located on the banks of the Yangtze River. [1]

59 relations: Battle of Red Cliffs, Changde, China, China National Highway 207, China National Highway 318, Chongqing, Chu (state), Counties of the People's Republic of China, County-level city, Defensive wall, District (China), Economic and Technological Development Zones, Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period, Gong'an County, Guan Yu, Hong Lake, Honghu, Huarong District, Hubei, Humid subtropical climate, Hunan, ISO 3166-2:CN, Jianghan Plain, Jiangling County, Jianli County, Jingmen, Jingmen–Shashi railway, Jingnan, Jingzhou District, Jingzhou railway station, Köppen climate classification, Liang dynasty, Metric system, National Bureau of Statistics of China, Northern and Southern dynasties, Port Chester, New York, Prefecture-level city, Provinces of China, Shashi Airport, Shashi District, Shishou, Sixth National Population Census of the People's Republic of China, Songzi, South Korea, Spring and Autumn period, Three Gorges, Three Kingdoms, Time in China, Vehicle registration plates of China, Warring States period, ..., Wuhan, Wuhan–Yichang railway, Yanggu County, Gangwon, Yangtze, Yichang, Ying (Chu), Yueyang, Zhou dynasty, 1954 Yangtze River floods. Expand index (9 more) »

Battle of Red Cliffs

The Battle of Red Cliffs, otherwise known as the Battle of Chibi, was a decisive battle fought at the end of the Han dynasty, about twelve years prior to the beginning of the Three Kingdoms period in Chinese history.

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Changde

Changde is a prefecture-level city in the northwest of Hunan province, People's Republic of China, with a population of 5,717,218 as of the 2010 census, of which 1,232,182 reside in the urban districts of Dingcheng and Wuling.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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China National Highway 207

China National Highway 207 (G207) runs from Xilinhot, Inner Mongolia to Hai'an, Guangdong.

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China National Highway 318

China National Highway 318 (G318) runs from Shanghai to Zhangmu on the China-Nepal border.

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Chongqing

Chongqing, formerly romanized as Chungking, is a major city in southwest China.

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Chu (state)

Chu (Old Chinese: *s-r̥aʔ) was a hegemonic, Zhou dynasty era state.

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Counties of the People's Republic of China

Counties, formally county-level divisions, are found in the third level of the administrative hierarchy in Provinces and Autonomous regions, and the second level in municipalities and Hainan, a level that is known as "county level" and also contains autonomous counties, county-level cities, banners, autonomous banner, and City districts.

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County-level city

A county-level municipality, county-level city, or county city is a county-level administrative division of mainland China.

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Defensive wall

A defensive wall is a fortification usually used to protect a city, town or other settlement from potential aggressors.

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District (China)

The term district, in the context of China, is used to refer to several unrelated political divisions in both ancient and modern China.

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Economic and Technological Development Zones

The China National Economic and Technological Development Zones are the special areas of the People's Republic of China where foreign direct investment is encouraged.

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Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period

The Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period was an era of political upheaval in 10th-century Imperial China.

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Gong'an County

Gong'an County is a county in southern Hubei province, People's Republic of China, bordering Hunan to the south.

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Guan Yu

Guan Yu (died January or February 220), courtesy name Yunchang, was a general serving under the warlord Liu Bei in the late Eastern Han dynasty.

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Hong Lake

Hong Lake is a freshwater lake in the municipal region of Jingzhou, in central China's Hubei province.

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Honghu

Honghu is a county-level city in the municipal region of Jingzhou, in the south of Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Huarong District

Huarong District is a district of the city of Ezhou, Hubei province, People's Republic of China. The district is named after Huarong Town, the name of which is of disputed origin. Huarong (華容) is mentioned in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Huarong is mostly rural. It is mostly located on the right (southern) bank of the Yangtze River, between Ezhou's main urban area (Echeng District) and Liangzihu District in the south and Hongshan District and Jiangxia District of the city of Wuhan in the west. Huarong District faces Xinzhou District and Tuanfeng County across the Yangtze to the north, and Huangzhou District to the east. The district administers islands in the Yangtze including part of Sand Islet (沙洲) near Echeng District and part of People's Islet (人民洲) near Tuanfeng County.

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Hubei

Hubei is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the Central China region.

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Humid subtropical climate

A humid subtropical climate is a zone of climate characterized by hot and humid summers, and mild to cool winters.

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Hunan

Hunan is the 7th most populous province of China and the 10th most extensive by area.

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ISO 3166-2:CN

ISO 3166-2:CN is the entry for China in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g. provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

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Jianghan Plain

Jianghan Plain, named for the confluence of the Yangtze ('Jiang') and Han ('han') rivers, is an alluvial plain located in the middle and south of Hubei, China.

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Jiangling County

Jiangling is a county in southern Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Jianli County

Jianli County is a county of southern Hubei Province, China, located on the northern (left) bank of the Yangtze River and bordering Hunan Province to the south.

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Jingmen

Jingmen is a prefecture-level city in central Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Jingmen–Shashi railway

Jingmen–Shashi railway or Jingsha railway, is a single-track regional railroad in Hubei Province of central China between Jingmen and Shashi District of Jingzhou.

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Jingnan

Jingnan (also called Nanping (南平)) was one of the Ten Kingdoms in south-central China created in 924, marking the beginning of the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period (907–960).

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Jingzhou District

Jingzhou District is a district of the city of Jingzhou, Hubei, People's Republic of China.

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Jingzhou railway station

Jingzhou railway station is a railway station located in Hubei Province, People's Republic of China, on the Hanyi Railway which operated by Wuhan Railway Bureau, China Railway Corporation.

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Köppen climate classification

The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.

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Liang dynasty

The Liang dynasty (502–557), also known as the Southern Liang dynasty (南梁), was the third of the Southern Dynasties during China's Southern and Northern Dynasties period.

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Metric system

The metric system is an internationally adopted decimal system of measurement.

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National Bureau of Statistics of China

The National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China or NBS is an agency directly under the State Council of the People's Republic of China charged with the collection and publication of statistics related to the economy, population and society of the People's Republic of China at the national and local levels.

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Northern and Southern dynasties

The Northern and Southern dynasties was a period in the history of China that lasted from 420 to 589, following the tumultuous era of the Sixteen Kingdoms and the Wu Hu states.

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Port Chester, New York

Port Chester is a village in Westchester County, New York, United States.

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Prefecture-level city

A prefectural-level municipality, prefectural-level city or prefectural city; formerly known as province-controlled city from 1949 to 1983, is an administrative division of the People's Republic of China (PRC), ranking below a province and above a county in China's administrative structure.

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Provinces of China

Provincial-level administrative divisions or first-level administrative divisions, are the highest-level Chinese administrative divisions.

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Shashi Airport

Shashi Airport, or Jingzhou Shashi Airport, was an airport in Shashi District of Jingzhou, in Hubei province of central China.

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Shashi District

Shashi is a district within the main urban area of Jingzhou, Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Shishou

Shishou is a county-level city under the administration of the prefectural-level city Jingzhou, in the south of Hubei province, China, near its border with Hunan province.

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Sixth National Population Census of the People's Republic of China

The Sixth National Population Census of the People's Republic of China, also referred to as the 2010 Chinese Census, was conducted by the National Bureau of Statistics of the People's Republic of China with a zero hour of November 1, 2010.

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Songzi

Songzi is a city in the southwest of Hubei province, People's Republic of China, located in the middle reach and southern bank of the Yangtze River.

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Spring and Autumn period

The Spring and Autumn period was a period in Chinese history from approximately 771 to 476 BC (or according to some authorities until 403 BC) which corresponds roughly to the first half of the Eastern Zhou Period.

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Three Gorges

The Three Gorges are three adjacent gorges along the middle reaches of the Yangtze River, in the hinterland of the People's Republic of China.

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Three Kingdoms

The Three Kingdoms (220–280) was the tripartite division of China between the states of Wei (魏), Shu (蜀), and Wu (吳).

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Time in China

The time in China follows a single standard time offset of UTC+08:00 (eight hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time), despite China spanning five geographical time zones.

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Vehicle registration plates of China

Vehicle registration plates in China are mandatory metal or plastic plates attached to motor vehicles in mainland China for official identification purposes.

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Warring States period

The Warring States period was an era in ancient Chinese history of warfare, as well as bureaucratic and military reforms and consolidation, following the Spring and Autumn period and concluding with the Qin wars of conquest that saw the annexation of all other contender states, which ultimately led to the Qin state's victory in 221 BC as the first unified Chinese empire known as the Qin dynasty.

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Wuhan

Wuhan is the capital of Hubei province, People's Republic of China.

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Wuhan–Yichang railway

Hankou–Yichang railway, or Hanyi railway, is a long high-speed railway between Hankou (a borough of Wuhan) and Yichang in Hubei Province, China.

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Yanggu County, Gangwon

Yanggu County (Yanggu-gun) is a county in Gangwon Province, South Korea.

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Yangtze

The Yangtze, which is 6,380 km (3,964 miles) long, is the longest river in Asia and the third-longest in the world.

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Yichang

Yichang (old postal name 'Ichang') is a prefecture-level city located in western Hubei province, China.

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Ying (Chu)

Ying (Yǐng) was a capital city of the State of Chu during the Spring and Autumn and Warring States periods of Chinese History.

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Yueyang

Yueyang is a prefecture-level city at the northeastern corner of Hunan province, People's Republic of China, on the southern shores of Dongting Lake.

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Zhou dynasty

The Zhou dynasty or the Zhou Kingdom was a Chinese dynasty that followed the Shang dynasty and preceded the Qin dynasty.

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1954 Yangtze River floods

From June to September 1954, the Yangtze River Floods were a series of catastrophic floodings that occurred mostly in Hubei Province.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jingzhou

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