kweihwa

Hohhot

[hoh-hoht]
noun
a city in and the capital of Inner Mongolia, in N China.
Also, Huhehot, Huhehaote.
Formerly Kweihwa, Kweisui.
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Kweisui

[kwey-swey; Chinese gwey-swey]
noun Older spelling.
former name of Hohhot.
Also, Kweihwa [gwey-hwah] .
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Hohhot, Huhehot or Hu-ho-hao-t'e (ˈhɒˈhɒt)
 
n
a city in N China, capital of Inner Mongolia (since 1954); previously capital of the former Suiyüan province; Inner Mongolia University (1957). Pop: 998 000 (2005 est)
 
Huhehot, Huhehot or Hu-ho-hao-t'e
 
n
 
Hu-ho-hao-t'e, Huhehot or Hu-ho-hao-t'e
 
n

Kweisui (ˈkweɪˈsweɪ)
 
n
the former name of Hohhot

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