Yinchuan

Yinchuan is the capital of . Located on the Yellow River, it was once the capital of the Western Xia kingdom, also called the Tangut Empire. The city has a population of around 750,000.
Photo: Mrspaceman, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a museum in , Yinchuan, , . Photo: Baomi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Buddhist complex
Photo: 霧島聖, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Buddhist complex
The is a Buddhist temple located in of Yinchuan, , . Photo: 霧島聖, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tower
The Pagoda of Chengtian Temple, meaning 'Bearing Heaven Pagoda', is an eleven-storeyed brick pagoda located on the site of a previous Buddhist temple in Yinchuan city, , China. Photo: Fanghong, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Subdistrict is a subdistrict in , Yinchuan, , .

Yinchuan

Latitude
38.4852° or 38° 29' 6.7" north
Longitude
106.2262° or 106° 13' 34.3" east
Population
1,300,000
IATA airport code
INC
United Nations Location Code
CN YCH
Elevation
1117 metres (3665 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 244083626
Geo­Names ID
1786657
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Yinchuan
  • Afrikaans: Yinchuan
  • Arabic: Yinchuan
  • Arabic: مدينة ينشوان
  • Arabic: ينشوان
  • Armenian: Յինչուան
  • Basque: Yinchuan
  • Belarusian: Іньчуань
  • Bengali: ইনচুয়ান
  • Bengali: ইনছুয়ান
  • Bulgarian: Инчуан
  • Burmese: ယင်ချွမ်း
  • Burmese: ယင်ချွမ်းမြို့
  • Catalan: Yinchuan
  • Cebuano: Yinchuan (kapital sa prepektura)
  • Cebuano: Yinchuan
  • Chinese: Gîn-chhoan-chhī
  • Chinese: Yínchuān Shì
  • Chinese: 銀川
  • Chinese: 銀川市
  • Chinese: 银川
  • Chinese: 银川市
  • Croatian: Yinchuan
  • Czech: Jin-čchuan
  • Czech: Yinchuan
  • Danish: Yinchuan
  • Dutch: Jin-tsjoean
  • Dutch: Yinchuan
  • Dutch: Yinchwan
  • Esperanto: Jinĉŭano
  • Estonian: Yinchuan
  • Finnish: Yinchuan
  • French: Yinchuan
  • Gan Chinese: 银川市
  • German: Yinchuan
  • Greek: Γιντσουάν
  • Gujarati: યિનચુઆન
  • Hakka Chinese: Ngiùn-chhôn-sṳ
  • Hausa: Ngiùn-chhôn-sṳ
  • Hebrew: יינצ'ו-אן
  • Hindi: यिंचुआन
  • Hungarian: Jincsuan
  • Icelandic: Yinchuan
  • Indonesian: Yinchuan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Yinchuan
  • Italian: Yinchuan
  • Japanese: インチョワン
  • Japanese: 銀川
  • Japanese: 銀川市
  • Japanese: 银川市
  • Kannada: ಯಿನ್ಚುಆನ್
  • Kikuyu: Yinchuan
  • Korean: 은천
  • Korean: 인촨
  • Korean: 인촨 시
  • Korean: 인촨시
  • Kurdish: Yinchuan
  • Latin: Yinchuan
  • Latvian: Inčuana
  • Latvian: Iņčuaņa
  • Literary Chinese: 銀川市
  • Lithuanian: Inčuanas
  • Macedonian: Јинчуен
  • Malagasy: Yinchuan
  • Malay: Yinchuan
  • Malayalam: യിഞ്ചുവാൻ
  • Marathi: यिनचुआन
  • Min Dong Chinese: Ngṳ̀ng-chiŏng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Gîn-chhoan-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Gîn-chhoan
  • Mongolian: Иньчуань
  • Moroccan Arabic: ينشوان
  • Norwegian: Yinchuan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ningsia
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Yinchuan
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Yinchuan
  • Persian: یینچوان
  • Polish: Inczuan
  • Polish: Yinchuan
  • Portuguese: Yinchuan
  • Russian: Иньчуань
  • Scots: Yinchuan
  • Serbian: Јинчуан
  • Serbo-Croatian: Yinchuan
  • Sinhala: යින්චුආන්
  • Spanish: Yinchuan
  • Swedish: Yinchuan
  • Tagalog: Yinchuan
  • Tamil: இன்சுவான்
  • Tamil: யின்சுவான்
  • Telugu: యిన్చువాన్
  • Thai: หยินชวน
  • Tibetan: ཡིན་ཁྲོའོན་གྲོང་ཁྱེར།
  • Tibetan: ཡིན་ཁྲོའོན།
  • Turkish: Yinchuan
  • Uighur: Yinchüen shehiri
  • Uighur: يىنچۈئەن شەھىرى
  • Uighur: يىنچۈەن شەھىرى
  • Ukrainian: Іньчуань
  • Ukrainian: Їньчуань
  • Urdu: ینچوان
  • Uzbek: Inchuan
  • Vietnamese: Ngân Xuyên
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Ngân Xuyên
  • Waray (Philippines): Yinchuan
  • Welsh: Yinchuan
  • Western Panjabi: ینچوآن
  • Wu Chinese: 银川市
  • Yue Chinese: 銀川
  • Zhuang: Yinzconh
  • Ho-lan
  • Ning-hsia
  • Ningsia-hsien
  • Ningsiafu
  • Yin-ch’uan-shih
  • Yinchuan Shi

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