Place Name PÉKIN

TYPE: Settlement
USAGE: French

Meaning & History

French form of BEIJING.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Beijing (Chinese), Peking (Czech), Peking (Dutch), Beijing, Peking (English), Peking (German), Pechino (Italian), Pekin (Japanese), Pequim (Portuguese), Pekín (Spanish)
SAME SPELLING: Pekín, Pekin
Entry added August 16, 2017