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See also: 锦官城

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ChineseEdit

brocade officer (walled) city
trad. (錦官城) 錦官
simp. (锦官城) 锦官

EtymologyEdit

From a Han-era office instituted to oversee the quality and supply of the city's then-popular brocade.

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Proper nounEdit

錦官城

  1. (informal or literary, obsolete) "City of the Brocade Official", a former nickname of Chengdu, Sichuan.

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