[Chinese jyah-moo-soo] /Chinese ˈdʒyɑˈmuˈsu/
[kahy-uh n] /ˈkaɪ ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to or its inhabitants. noun 2. a native or inhabitant of . /ˈkaɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Chios noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Chios adj. “pertaining to the Greek island of Chios,” 1630s. The island name is of uncertain origin, perhaps related […]
- Chiang Ching-kuo
[jyahng jing-gwaw] /ˈdʒyɑŋ ˈdʒɪŋˈgwɔ/ noun 1. 1910–1988, Chinese political leader: president of the Republic of China 1978–88 (son of Chiang Kai-shek). /ˈtʃæŋ tʃɪŋˈkwəʊ/ noun 1. 1910–88, Chinese statesman; the son of Chiang Kai-shek. He was prime minister of Taiwan (1971–78); president (1978–88)
- Chiang Kai-shek
[chang kahy-shek, jyahng] /ˈtʃæŋ kaɪˈʃɛk, ˈdʒyɑŋ/ noun 1. (Chiang Chung-cheng) 1886?–1975, Chinese army officer and political leader: president of the Republic of China 1950–75. /ˈtʃæŋ kaɪˈʃɛk/ noun 1. original name Chiang Chung-cheng, 1887–1975, Chinese general: president of China (1928–31; 1943–49) and of the Republic of China (Taiwan) (1950–75). As chairman of the Kuomintang, he allied […]
[Chinese jyahng-ling] /Chinese ˈdʒyɑŋˈlɪŋ/ noun 1. Wade-Giles. . [jyahng-ling] /ˈdʒyɑŋˈlɪŋ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a city in S Hubei province, in central China, on the Chang Jiang.