Singan


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Noun1.Singan - a city of central ChinaSingan - a city of central China; capital of ancient Chinese empire 221-206 BC
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
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When meeting Priscus on the island of Singan, "which is situated in the Ister's stream thirty miles distant from the city of Singidunum," the Chagan rhetorically asks the general: "What are you doing, Romans, in the land which is mine?
In this way, some originally canonical forms of strong verbs like sprecen, the present subjunctive plural of the verb sprecan 'to speak'; and sungon, the preterite indicative plural of the verb singan 'to sing', adopted a weakened form, namely sprecan and singan.
Se maeg eal fela singan ond secgan pam bid snyttru craeft bifolen on ferpe.