Gansu

Gansu is a province in the North West region of . Historically, it is the combination of the two regions, gan and su. On the Silk Road Gansu marked the end or beginning of China proper depending upon if you were traveling east towards Xi'an or west towards Central Asia and Europe.
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is the capital and largest city of Gansu Province in . Photo: 归零者, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Gānnán Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture is an autonomous prefecture in southern Gansu Province, China. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city on the old Silk Road. It is in Gansu Province in northwest . Photo: Seeteufel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Gansu Province with striking and beautiful mountain scenery nearby. Photo: Dcpeets, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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, formerly known as Suzhou, is a prefecture-level city in the northwesternmost part of Gansu Province in the People's Republic of China. Photo: Seeteufel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a prefecture-level city in northwestern Gansu province, with a population of 312,663 as of the 2020 census. Photo: 三猎, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a prefecture-level city in northwest central Gansu province. Photo: Yaohua2000, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the second-largest city in Gansu Province, China. Photo: ❤的方向, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a prefecture-level city in eastern Gansu province, China, bordering province to the south and east and the to the north. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

City, once known as Hezhou, is a county-level city in the province of Gansu of the and the capital of the multi-ethnic . Photo: Vmenkov, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is an autonomous county within the prefecture-level city… Photo: Gruschke, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, sometimes transliterated Minyue, is a county in prefecture, in Gansu province, . Photo: Dcpeets, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a county in the western part of Gansu Province. Photo: 罗布泊, CC BY 3.0.

Kongtong Mountains is one of the sacred mountains of Taoism.

Gansu

Latitude of center
38° or 38° north
Longitude of center
102° or 102° east
Population
26,300,000
Elevation
1,693 metres (5,554 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 244079544
Geo­Names ID
1810676
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Gansu
  • Achinese: Propinsi Gansu
  • Afrikaans: Gansu
  • Arabic: Gansu
  • Arabic: جانسو
  • Arabic: غانسو
  • Arabic: قانسو
  • Armenian: Գանսու
  • Asturian; Bable: Gansu
  • Azerbaijani: Qansu
  • Basque: Gansu
  • Belarusian: Ганьсу
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Ганьсу
  • Bengali: কানসু
  • Bengali: গানসু
  • Bosnian: Gansu
  • Breton: Gansu
  • Bulgarian: Гансу
  • Burmese: ကန်းစုပြည်နယ်
  • Catalan: Gansu
  • Catalan: Kansu
  • Cebuano: Gansu Sheng
  • Central Kurdish: گانسو
  • Chechen: Ганьсу
  • Chinese: Gansu Sheng
  • Chinese: Kam-siok-séng
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese: 甘肃
  • Chinese: 甘肃省
  • Chinese: 甘肅
  • Chinese: 甘肅省
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: Gansu
  • Czech: Gansu
  • Czech: Kan-su
  • Danish: Gansu
  • Dutch: Gansu
  • Dutch: Kansoe
  • Dutch: Kansu
  • English: Gansu Province
  • Esperanto: Gansu
  • Esperanto: Gansuo
  • Estonian: Gansu
  • Estonian: Gansu provints
  • Finnish: Gansu
  • Finnish: Kansu
  • French: Gansu
  • French: Gānsù
  • French: Hexi Corridor
  • French: Kan-sou
  • French: Kan Sou
  • French: Kansou
  • French: Kansu
  • French: Province de Gansu
  • Frisian: Gansu
  • Gan Chinese: 甘肃省
  • Gan Chinese: 甘肅
  • Georgian: განსუ
  • German: CN-62
  • German: Gansu
  • German: Kansou
  • German: Kansu
  • Greek: Κανσού
  • Gujarati: ગન્સુ
  • Hakka Chinese: Kâm-sok-sén
  • Hakka Chinese: Kâm-sok
  • Hakka Chinese: Kâm-suk-sén
  • Hakka Chinese: Kâm-suk
  • Hausa: Kâm-sok
  • Hebrew: גאנסו
  • Hindi: गांसू
  • Hindi: गांसू प्रांत
  • Hindi: गांसू प्रान्त
  • Hindi: गान्सू
  • Hungarian: Gansu
  • Hungarian: Kanszu
  • Icelandic: Gansu
  • Indonesian: Gansu
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Gansu
  • Irish: Gansu
  • Italian: Gansu
  • Italian: Gānsù
  • Italian: Provincia del Gansu
  • Italian: Provincia del Ganzu
  • Italian: Provincia di Gansu
  • Italian: Provincia di Ganzu
  • Japanese: カンスー
  • Japanese: 甘粛
  • Japanese: 甘粛省 (中華人民共和国)
  • Japanese: 甘粛省
  • Japanese: 甘肃省
  • Japanese: 甘肅省
  • Kannada: ಗ್ಯಾನ್ಸು
  • Kazakh: Ганьсу
  • Kongo: Gansu
  • Korean: 간수성
  • Korean: 간쑤
  • Korean: 간쑤 성
  • Korean: 간쑤성
  • Korean: 감숙
  • Korean: 감숙성
  • Korean: 감숙 성
  • Kurdish: Gansu
  • Latin: Gansu
  • Latvian: Gansu
  • Latvian: Gaņsu
  • Latvian: Gaņsu province
  • Lithuanian: Gansu
  • Macedonian: Гансу
  • Malagasy: Gansu
  • Malay (generic): Gansu
  • Malay (generic): Wilayah Gansu
  • Manx: Gansu
  • Marathi: कान्सू
  • Marathi: गान्सू
  • Min Dong Chinese: Găng-sé̤ṳk
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kam-siok-séng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kam-siok
  • Mingrelian: განსუ
  • Mongolian: Ганьсү
  • Mongolian: Ганьсү муж
  • Northern Frisian: Gansu
  • Norwegian: Gansu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gansu
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kansu
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gansu
  • Novial: Gansu
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Gansu
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Ганьсу
  • Pampanga: Gansu
  • Persian: گانسو
  • Polish: Gansu
  • Polish: Kansu
  • Portuguese: Gansu
  • Portuguese: Kansu
  • Quechua: Gansu pruwinsya
  • Romanian: Gansu
  • Russian: Gansu
  • Russian: Гансу
  • Russian: Ганьсу
  • Scots: Gansu
  • Serbian: Гансу
  • Serbian: 甘肃
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gansu
  • Sindhi: گينسو صوبو
  • Sinhalese: ගන්සූ
  • Slovenian: Gansu
  • Spanish: Gansu
  • Spanish: Ganzu
  • Spanish: Kansu
  • Spanish: Provincia Gansu
  • Spanish: Provincia de Gansu
  • Swahili (generic): Gansu
  • Swedish: Gansu
  • Swedish: Kan-su
  • Swedish: Kansu
  • Tagalog: Gansu
  • Tajik: Гансу
  • Tamil: கான்சு
  • Tatar: Гәнсу
  • Telugu: గాన్సు
  • Thai: Gansu
  • Thai: Kansu
  • Thai: กานซู
  • Thai: กานสู้
  • Thai: มณฑลกานซู่
  • Thai: มณฑลกานสู
  • Thai: มณฑลกานสู้
  • Tibetan: ཀན་སུ་
  • Tibetan: ཀན་སུའུ་
  • Tibetan: ཀན་སུའུ་ཞིང་ཆེན་
  • Tibetan: ཀན་སུའུ་ཞིང་ཆེན།
  • Tibetan: ཀན་སུའུ།
  • Turkish: Gansu
  • Turkish: Kansu
  • Uighur: Gensu
  • Uighur: Gensu Ölkisi
  • Uighur: Kengsu
  • Uighur: كەڭسۇ
  • Uighur: گەنسۇ
  • Uighur: گەنسۇ ئۆلكىسى
  • Ukrainian: Ганьсу
  • Ukrainian: Провінція Ганьсу
  • Ukrainian: Ґаньсу
  • Urdu: گانسو
  • Uzbek: Gansu
  • Venetian: Gansu
  • Vietnamese: Cam Túc
  • Vietnamese: Gansu
  • Waray (Philippines): Gansu
  • Welsh: Gansu
  • Western Panjabi: گانسو
  • Wu Chinese: 甘肃省
  • Yakut: Ганьсу
  • Yue Chinese: Gansu
  • Yue Chinese: Kansu
  • Yue Chinese: 甘肅
  • Yue Chinese: 甘肅省
  • Zhuang: Ganhsu
  • Kan-su Sheng
  • Kansu Province
  • Կանսու

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