What is henan?


Henan (Chinese: 河南; pinyin: Hénán; Wade–Giles: Ho-nan), is a province of the People's Republic of China, located in the central part of the country. Its one-character abbreviation is "豫" (yù), named after Yuzhou (豫州 Yù Zhōu), a Han Dynasty state (zhou) that included parts of Henan. Although the name of the province (河南) means "south of the river", approximately a quarter of the province lies north of the Yellow River, also known as the "Huang He".

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Henan - Miscellaneous Topics
... Professional sports teams in Henan include Chinese Basketball Association Henan Dragons Chinese Football Association Jia League Henan Jianye ...
Lushan County, Henan
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