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A city of north-central China south-southwest of Beijing on the Yellow River. It was an important dynastic capital.


(Placename) a city in E China, in N Henan on the Yellow River: one of the oldest cities in China and its capital (as Pien-liang) from 907 to 1126. Pop: 810 000 (2005 est)



a city in NE Henan province, in E China: a former provincial capital. 507,763.
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Initially the capital of the Empire was based in Kaifeng (Northern Sung) until it was overrun by the Mongols, whence the capital moved to Hangzhou, in south eastern China (Southern Sung).
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