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Huang He

(Encyclopedia)Huang He, Hwang Ho both: hwängˈ ho͝oˈ, or Yellow River, great river of N China, c.3,000 mi (4,830 km) long, rising in the twin lakes Gyaring and Ngoring in the Kunlun Mts., NW Qinghai prov., and ...


(Encyclopedia)He, symbol for the element helium. ...


(Encyclopedia)Huang-ti: see Yellow Emperor.

Zheng He

(Encyclopedia)Zheng He: see Cheng Ho.


(Encyclopedia)Henan or Honan both: ho͝oˈnänˈ [key], province, c.65,000 sq mi (168,350 sq km), NE China. The capital is ...

Yellow River

(Encyclopedia)Yellow River, China: see Huang He. ...

Hwang Ho

(Encyclopedia)Hwang Ho, river, China: see Huang He. ...

Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region

(Encyclopedia)Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region nĭngˈshyäˈ hwē [key], autonomous region (2010 pop. 6,301,350), c.25,600 sq mi (66,321 sq km), N China. The capital is Yinchuan. Ningxia is part of the Inner Mongolia...

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