The origin of the names of China’s provinces, it’s too comprehensive, and it’s too complete.
This is called thistle in the Warring States Period, and is one of the”Seven Warriors of the Warring States”. Capital city. Liao State is called Yanjing. Golden State was renamed Kyoto. The Yuan Dynasty was called the capital. Ming Dynasty Zhu Yuanzhang changed its name to Peiping, and Yongle Emperor Zhu Xi changed it to Beijing. Referred to as Beijing.
In the Ming Dynasty, the King Yan fought for the emperor’s position, and sent troops to Henan to defeat his nephew Ming Hui Emperor. . To commemorate the soldiers crossing the river here, it is called”Tianjin”, which means the ferry through which the emperor passed, referred to as Jin.
At the beginning of the Northern Song Dynasty, a residential area had formed here. From here, the sea was called, so it was called Shanghai. Shanghai was originally a place for fishing. At that time, fishermen created a fishing tool called”邕” (it was made of bamboo and inserted in the water). Later, 邕 was changed to Shanghai, so Shanghai is referred to as Shanghai.
4 Heilongjiang Province:
Heilongjiang is named after it. Because the river water is black and green, a winding dragon-like river flows. Referred to as black.
5 Jilin Province:
The Qing Dynasty established the Jilin Wula City (now Jilin City) along the Songhua River. , Manchu Jilin means”Yuan”, and Ula means”Dachuan”. It was a city along the Songhua River. When it was later established, it was named Jilin Province. Referred to as Kyrgyzstan.
6 Liaoning Province:
Because it is in the Liaohe River Basin, it means the Liaohe River’s permanent tranquility, which is referred to as Liao.
7 Hebei Province:
It is north relative to the Yellow River. In the Tang Dynasty, the area north of the Yellow River and the area east of Taihang Mountain was Hebei Road. Since ancient times belonged to Jizhou region, it is referred to as Ji.
8 Henan Province:
Compared to the Yellow River, the main part is south of the Yellow River. Since ancient times belonged to the Yuzhou region, it is referred to as Yu.
9 Shanxi Province:
It is west relative to Taihang Mountain. Shanxi Province was set up in the Ming Dynasty, and it was Jin’s territory during the Spring and Autumn Period, so it was simply referred to as Jin.
10 Shandong Province:
East relative to Taihang Mountain. Shandong Province was set up in the Ming Dynasty, and it was the territory of Lu during the Spring and Autumn Period, so it was simply referred to as Lu.
11 Hunan Province:
It is south relative to Dongting Lake. Because the Xiang River runs through the province, it is referred to as Xiang.
12 Hubei Province:
It is north relative to Dongting Lake. Wuchang, the provincial capital during the Qing Dynasty, was under the jurisdiction of Ezhou, so it was referred to as E.
13 Zhejiang Province:
Zhejiang Province has twists and turns, and Zhejiang is the Fuchun River. Referred to as Zhejiang.
14 Jiangxi Province:
The Tang Dynasty was Jiangnan West Road, or Jiangxi Road for short. It was changed to Jiangxi Province in the Qing Dynasty. Because the Gan River runs through the province, it is referred to as Gan.
15 Shaanxi Province:
refers to the area west of Shaanxi, southwest of Shaan County, Henan Province, now called Shaanxi. Referred to as Shaanxi. In ancient times, it was the territory of the Qin State, also referred to as the Qin.
16 Anhui Province:
It was composed of the first words of Anqing Mansion (present Anqing) and Huizhou Mansion (present Minxian) in the Qing Dynasty. Because there is Mount Wan (Tianzhu Mountain) in the territory, it is referred to as Wan.
17 Jiangsu Province:
It was Jiangning Mansion (now Nanjing) and Suzhou in the Qing Dynasty. The first word of the government (now Suzhou). Referred to as Su.
18 Gansu Province:
It is composed of the first word of ancient Ganzhou (present Changyu) and Suzhou (present Jiuquan), referred to as Gan . Liupan Mountain in the territory is also called Longshan, so it is also referred to as Long.
19 Guizhou Province:
The Ming Dynasty set up Guizhou Province. Referred to as expensive. Since ancient times belonged to Qianzhong County, it was referred to as Qian.
20 Sichuan Province:
Dongchuan and Xichuan are located south of Jiange, Sichuan Province in the early years of the Tang Dynasty. The river here means Hirano Hirano. In Song Dynasty, there were four roads including Yizhou, Zhuzhou and Lizhou, collectively referred to as”Sichuan Four Roads”, referred to as Sichuan, and the Yuan Dynasty established Sichuan Province, referred to as Sichuan. The Three Kingdoms was Shu territory, so it was called Shu for short.
21 Yunnan Province:
It is named after it is south of Yunling. According to legend, when Emperor Hanwu saw Caiyun at Baiya, he was sent to chase Caiyun here. Because the county was established near Caiyun, it was called Yunnan, or Yun for short. Because Kunming is near the ancient Dian Kingdom, it is also referred to as Dian.
22 Guangdong Province:
Guangdong was called in the fifth generation. In the Ming Dynasty, Guangdong Province was established. Because ancient times was the Baiyue (Guangdong) region, it was referred to as Guangdong.
23 Fujian Province:
Fuzhou, Jianzhou, Quanzhou, Zhangzhou and Tingzhou were established in ancient times, the first of the first two states The word is Fujian. Fujian Province was established in the Ming Dynasty. Because it is an area where Min people live, it is referred to as Fujian.
24 Taiwan Province:
Ancient Taiwan was called”Yizhou” or”Liuqiu”, also known as”Dongfan”,”Beigang”,””Members” and”Baiwan” were later changed to”Taiwan”. During the Qing Guangxu period, Taiwan Province was established, referred to as Taiwan.
25 Qinghai Province:
Named after Qinghai Lake. Qinghai Province was established in 1928, referred to as Qing.
26 Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region:
This area was originally the ancient Xixia region. Taking the meaning of the tranquility of Xiadi, it is called Ningxia. Ningxia Province was established in 1928. Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region was established in 1958, referred to as Ningxia.
27 Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region:
Guangxi Province was established in the early Ming Dynasty, and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region was established in 1958. Because it was Guilin County in ancient times, it is referred to as Gui .
28 Tibet Autonomous Region:
The Yuan and Ming dynasties referred to Tibet as Uzang.”Us” means”central” in Tibetan. Hidden means”holy.” Because it is in western China, it is called Tibet. Tibet Autonomous Region was established in 1965, referred to as Tibet.
29 Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region:
In ancient times, it was called the Western Region, and it has become the Han Dynasty since the first century BC Because it is a newly opened territory, it is customarily called Xinjiang. Xinjiang was set up during the Guangxu period of the Qing Dynasty, and the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was established after liberation, referred to as new.
30 Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region:
In the Qing Dynasty, to distinguish Outer Mongolia, it was customarily called Inner Mongolia. Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region was established in 1947. The short name Inner Mongolia is the longest of all short names.