Biography Mo Yan was born to a family of farmers in the Gaomi township in Shandong province in northeastern China.
Lake Success, a township on Long Island, was home to the United Nations long before it moved to its iconic eastside headquarters.
You stand on an unsteady pontoon bridge spanning the Tigris River in a township called Adh Dhouloueya.
Old English tunscipe "inhabitants or population of a town." Applied in Middle English to "manor, parish, or other division of a hundred." Specific sense of "local division or district in a parish, each with a village or small town and its own church" is from 1530s; as a local municipal division of a county in U.S. and Canada, first recorded 1685.