Shanxi

Shanxi is a landlocked province of the and is part of the region. The capital and largest city of the province is , while its next most populated prefecture-level cities are and .
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is the capital and largest city of Shanxi province, . Photo: lienyuan lee, CC BY 3.0.

Datong is a prefecture-level city in northern Shanxi Province in the People's Republic of China. Photo: JP Bennett, CC BY 2.0.

Mount Wǔtái, is one of the four Sacred Buddhist mountains of China, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Shanxi Province in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the southernmost prefecture-level city in Shanxi province, People's Republic of China. Photo: TianyinLee, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, officially Ancient City, is a settlement in central Shanxi, , famed for its importance in Chinese economic history and for its well-preserved Ming and Qing urban planning and architecture. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a prefecture-level city in the southwest of Shanxi province, People's Republic of China, bordering province to the west. Photo: Emdx, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a prefecture-level city in the southeast of Shanxi Province, China, bordering the provinces of and to the northeast and east, respectively. Photo: 江上清风1961, CC BY 3.0.

is a prefecture-level city in the east of Shanxi province, People's Republic of China, bordering province to the east. Photo: Boboaiguo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small city in Shanxi Province in . Photo: 江上清风1961, CC BY 3.0.

, formerly Yuci, is a prefecture-level city with 3.2 million inhabitants at the 2010 census in east central Shanxi province of the People's Republic of China, bordering province to the east. Photo: Nicor, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Shanxi

Latitude of center
37.6667° or 37° 40' north
Longitude of center
112.25° or 112° 15' east
Population
34,100,000
Elevation
1152 metres (3780 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1795912

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Propinsi Shanxi
  • Achinese: Shanxi
  • Afrikaans: Shanxi
  • Arabic: Shanxi
  • Arabic: شانشي
  • Armenian: Շանսի
  • Asturian: Shanxi
  • Azerbaijani: Şansi
  • Basque: Shanxi
  • Belarusian: Правінцыя Шаньсі
  • Belarusian: Шаньсі
  • Bengali: শানশি
  • Bengali: শানসি প্রদেশ
  • Breton: Shanxi
  • Bulgarian: Шанси
  • Catalan: Shansi
  • Catalan: Shanxi
  • Cebuano: Shanxi Sheng
  • Central Kurdish: شانسی
  • Chechen: Шаньси
  • Chinese: Soaⁿ-sai-séng
  • Chinese: 山西
  • Chinese: 山西省
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: Shanxi
  • Czech: Shanxi
  • Czech: Šan-hsi
  • Czech: Šan-si
  • Danish: Shanxi
  • Dutch: Shanxi
  • Dutch: Sjan-si
  • Esperanto: Shanxi-provinco
  • Esperanto: Shanxi
  • Esperanto: Ŝanŝio
  • Esperanto: Ŝanŝjio
  • Estonian: Shanxi
  • Finnish: Shanxi
  • Finnish: Šansi
  • French: Chan-si
  • French: Province de Shanxi
  • French: Shansi
  • French: Shanxi
  • Gan Chinese: 山西
  • Gan Chinese: 山西省
  • Georgian: შანსი
  • German: CN-14
  • German: Schansi
  • German: Shansi
  • German: Shanxi
  • German: Shānxī
  • Greek: Σανσί
  • Gujarati: શાન્ક્સી
  • Hakka Chinese: Sân-sî-sén
  • Hakka Chinese: Sân-sî
  • Hausa: Sân-sî
  • Hebrew: שאן-שי
  • Hebrew: שאן שי
  • Hebrew: שאנסי
  • Hebrew: שאנשי
  • Hindi: शन्श़ी
  • Hindi: शन्शी
  • Hindi: शन्शी प्रांत
  • Hindi: शांक्सी
  • Hungarian: Sanhszi
  • Icelandic: Shansi
  • Indonesian: Propinsi Shanxi
  • Indonesian: Propinsi Shānxī
  • Indonesian: Provinsi Shanxi
  • Indonesian: Shanxi
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Shanxi
  • Irish: Shanxi
  • Italian: Sciansi
  • Italian: Shanxi
  • Japanese: 山西省 (中華人民共和国)
  • Japanese: 山西省
  • Kannada: ಶಾಂಕ್ಸಿ
  • Kongo: Shanxi
  • Korean: 산서
  • Korean: 산서성
  • Korean: 산시 성
  • Korean: 산시성
  • Kurdish: Shanxi
  • Latin: Xansia
  • Latvian: Shanxi
  • Latvian: Šaņsji
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Shanxi
  • Literary Chinese: 山西
  • Lithuanian: Shanxi
  • Lithuanian: Šansi
  • Macedonian: Шанси
  • Malagasy: Shanxi
  • Malay: Shanxi
  • Malay: Wilayah Shanxi
  • Manx: Shanxi
  • Marathi: शंक्सी
  • Marathi: शांशी
  • Marathi: शान्-सी
  • Marathi: षान्शी
  • Min Dong Chinese: Săng-să̤
  • Min Nan Chinese: Siám-se
  • Min Nan Chinese: Soaⁿ-sai-séng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Soaⁿ-sai
  • Min Nan Chinese: Soaⁿ-se
  • Mingrelian: შანსი (ჩინეთი)
  • Mingrelian: შანსი
  • Mongolian: Шаньси муж
  • Northern Frisian: Shanxi
  • Norwegian: Shanxi
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shansi
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shanxi-provinsen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Shanxi
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Shanxi
  • Novial: Shanxi
  • Occitan (post 1500): Shanxi
  • Ossetian: Шаньси
  • Pampanga: Shanxi
  • Panjabi: ਸ਼ਾਨਸ਼ੀ
  • Persian: استان شانچی
  • Persian: شان شی
  • Persian: شانشی
  • Persian: شانچی
  • Persian: شانکسی
  • Persian: شان‌شی
  • Polish: Shanxi
  • Polish: Szansi
  • Portuguese: Shanxi
  • Portuguese: Xanxim
  • Quechua: Shanxi pruwinsya
  • Romanian: Shanxi
  • Russian: Шаньси
  • Scots: Shanxi
  • Serbian: Шанси
  • Serbian: 山西
  • Serbo-Croatian: Shanxi
  • Serbo-Croatian: Šansi
  • Sinhala: ශන්ක්සි
  • Slovenian: Šanši
  • Spanish: Provincia de Shanxi
  • Spanish: Shanxi
  • Swahili: Shanxi
  • Swedish: Shan-hsi
  • Swedish: Shansi
  • Swedish: Shanxi
  • Swedish: Shānxī
  • Tagalog: Shanxi
  • Tagalog: Shanxi Province
  • Tajik: Шанси
  • Tamil: சான்சி
  • Tamil: ஷன்க்ஸி
  • Telugu: షాంక్సి
  • Thai: Shanxi
  • Thai: Shanxi Province
  • Thai: ชานซี
  • Thai: ซานซี
  • Thai: มณฑลชานซี
  • Thai: มณฑลซันซี
  • Thai: มณฑลซานซี
  • Tibetan: ཧྲན་ཞི་ཞིང་ཆེན་
  • Tibetan: ཧྲན་ཞི་ཞིང་ཆེན།
  • Tibetan: ཧྲན་ཤི་
  • Tibetan: ཧྲན་ཤི་ཞིང་ཆེན།
  • Tibetan: ཧྲན་ཤི།
  • Turkish: Shanxi
  • Turkish: Şansi
  • Turkish: Şanşi
  • Uighur: Shenshi Ölkisi
  • Uighur: شەنشى ئۆلكىسى
  • Ukrainian: Провінція Шаньсі
  • Ukrainian: Шаньсі
  • Urdu: شنسی
  • Uzbek: Shansi
  • Venetian: Shanxi
  • Vietnamese: Sơn Tây, Trung Quốc
  • Vietnamese: Sơn Tây
  • Waray (Philippines): Shanxi
  • Welsh: Shanxi
  • Western Armenian: Շանքսի
  • Western Panjabi: شانشی
  • Western Panjabi: شنگزی
  • Wu Chinese: 山西省
  • Yakut: Шанси
  • Yue Chinese: Shan-hsi
  • Yue Chinese: Shan Hsi
  • Yue Chinese: Shanhsi
  • Yue Chinese: Shanxi
  • Yue Chinese: 山右
  • Yue Chinese: 山西
  • Yue Chinese: 山西省
  • Zhuang: Sanhsih
  • Shan-hsi Sheng
  • Shansi Province

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