Chinkiang

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

The postal romanization of the Mandarin Chinese pronunciation for 鎮江镇江 (Zhènjiāng).

Proper nounEdit

Chinkiang

  1. Alternative form of Zhenjiang
    • December 2010, John Pollock, A Foreign Devil in China, World Wide Publications, →ISBN, page 43:
      The Bells and Taylors went by launch down the canal to Chinkiang and thence by slow, foreign-owned river steamer some 350 miles up the Yangtze to Kiukiang.