Definition of Sitsang
1. Noun. An autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China; located in the Himalayas.
Geographical relationships: Lamaism, Tibetan Buddhism, Sino-tibetan, Sino-tibetan Language
Generic synonyms: Asian Country, Asian Nation
Terms within: Capital Of Tibet, Forbidden City, Lassa, Lhasa, Changtzu, Everest, Mount Everest, Mt. Everest, Gosainthan, Himalaya, Himalaya Mountains, Himalayas, Kanchanjanga, Kanchenjunga, Kinchinjunga, Mount Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Nuptse
Group relationships: Asia
Member holonyms: Sherpa
Derivative terms: Tibetan
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Literary usage of Sitsang
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. L. Richard's ... Comprehensive Geography of the Chinese Empire and by Louis Richard (1908)
"TIBET OR sitsang Ш By Tibet is meant the whole geographical region bearing this name, and not only the Southern and Western portions, which alone form the ..."
2. L. Richard's ... Comprehensive Geography of the Chinese Empire and by Louis Richard, M. Kennelly (1908)
"TIBET OR sitsang 0 '&• By Tibet Í8 meant the whole ... The Chinese call it sitsang Ц ..."
3. Western China: A Journey to the Great Buddhist Centre of Mount Omei by Virgil Chittenden Hart (1888)
"The Chinese consider the Min River as the main branch, and say that it has its rise in the Min Mountains of sitsang, Thibet, and flowing through ..."