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 Běi jīng Beijing, capital of People's Republic of China / Peking / PRC government
 bèi jǐng background / backdrop / context / (fig.) powerful backer / CL:種|种[zhong3]
 Hé běi Hebei province (Hopeh) in north China surrounding Beijing, short name 冀, capital Shijiazhuang 石家莊|石家庄[Shi2 jia1 zhuang1]
 shī fàn teacher-training / pedagogical / normal (school, e.g. Beijing Normal University)
 zhǔ yi plan / idea / decision / CL:個|个[ge4] / Beijing pr. [zhu2 yi5]
 zhí xiá shì municipality, namely: Beijing 北京, Tianjin 天津, Shanghai 上海 / and Chongqing 重慶|重庆, the first level administrative subdivision / province level city / also called directly governed city
 Qīng huá Dà xué Tsinghua or Qinghua University, Beijing / National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
 Běi hǎi Beihai, park in Beijing to the northwest of the Forbidden City / the North Sea (Europe) / Beihai prefecture-level city and seaport in Guangxi / Bohai Sea / Lake Baikal
 Guó měi GOME, electronics chain founded in Beijing in 1987
 Zhōng dū Zhongdu, capital of China during the Jin Dynasty (1115-1234), modern day Beijing
 běi jīng dì qū the Beijing area
 gǔ lóu a drum tower / Drum Tower, historic attraction in Xian, Beijing etc
 Jīng jù Beijing opera / CL:場|场[chang3],齣|出[chu1]
 xīn Jīng bào Beijing news (newspaper)
 Tiān ān mén Tiananmen Gate, entrance of the Imperial City in Beijing
 Běi jīng rén Beijing resident / Peking ape-man, Homo erectus pekinensis (c. 600,000 BC), discovered in 1921 at Zhoukoudian 周口店[Zhou1 kou3 dian4], Beijing
 cháng láng promenade / long hallway / Long Corridor in the Summer Palace, Beijing 北京頤和園|北京颐和园[Bei3 jing1 Yi2 he2 yuan2]
 jìn Jīng to enter the capital / to go to Beijing
 Rén mín Dà huì táng the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
 Dōng dong Dongdong, cheerleading mascot of 2008 Beijing Olympics
 Huáng chéng Imperial City, inner part of Beijing, with the Forbidden City at its center
 Jīng Hù Beijing and Shanghai
 Běi jīng Qīng nián Bào Beijing Youth Daily, bjyouth.ynet.com
 Běi jīng Shī fàn Dà xué Beijing Normal University
 Běi píng Peiping or Beiping (name of Beijing at different periods, esp. 1928-1949)
 běi jīng ào yùn the Beijing 2008 Olympic games
 Yà yùn cūn Yayuncun neighborhood of Beijing
 shǒu dū jī chǎng Beijing Airport (PEK) / also translated as Capital Airport
 zhōng lóu bell tower / campanile / clock tower / Bell Tower, historic attraction in Xian, Beijing etc
 běi jīng zhàn Beijing railway station
 Wàng jīng Wangjing neighborhood of Beijing
西 Xī dān Xidan neighborhood of central Beijing
 Běi Shī Dà Beijing Normal University / abbr. for 北京師範大學|北京师范大学[Bei3 jing1 Shi1 fan4 Da4 xue2]
 Jīng Jīn Beijing and Tianjin
 Běi jīng Chén bào Beijing Morning Post, www.morningpost.com.cn
 Guó měi Diàn qì GOME Electrical Appliances (founded in Beijing, 1987)
 Zǐ jìn chéng the Forbidden City / the Imperial Palace in Beijing / same as 故宮|故宫[Gu4 gong1]
 Běi jīng Wǎn bào Beijing Evening News
 Zhōng guó Zhèng fǎ Dà xué China University of Political Science and Law, Beijing, with undergraduate campus at Changping 昌平[Chang1 ping2], and graduate campus in Haidian district 海澱區|海淀区[Hai3 dian4 qu1]
 yí hé yuán Summer Palace in Beijing
 Guāng míng Rì bào Guangming Daily, a Beijing newspaper
西 Xī zhí mén Xizhimen neighborhood of Beijing / the main northwest gate of Beijing
 Yān jīng Yanjing, an old name for Beijing / capital of Yan at different periods
 Běi jīng Diàn yǐng Xué yuàn Beijing Film Academy
 Dà gōng Bào Dagong Bao, popular newspaper name / Ta Kung Pao, newspaper founded 1902 in Beijing, now published in Hong Kong
 Dōng zhí mén Dongzhimen neighborhood of Beijing
 Shāng wù Yìn shū guǎn The Commercial Press, Beijing (est. 1897)
 Dà yùn Mandate of Heaven / the Grand Canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC / usually written 大運河|大运河[Da4 Yun4 he2]
 Léi dé Clark T. Randt Jr. (1945-), US ambassador to Beijing since 2001
 nà that / those / then (in that case) / commonly pr. [nei4] before a classifier, esp. in Beijing
 Jīng jiāo suburbs of Beijing
 Yōu zhōu Youzhou, ancient province in north Hebei and Liaoning / Fanyang 範陽|范阳 / ancient city near modern Beijing
 Gù gōng Bó wù yuàn Palace Museum, in the Forbidden City, Beijing / National Palace Museum, Taipei
广 Jīng Guǎng Beijing and Guangdong
 Lú gōu Qiáo Lugou Bridge or Marco Polo Bridge in southwest of Beijing, the scene of a conflict that marked the beginning of the Second Sino-Japanese War 抗日戰爭|抗日战争[Kang4 Ri4 Zhan4 zheng1]
 Nán yuàn Nanyuan or "Southern Park", an imperial hunting domain during the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, now the site of Nanhaizi Park in the south of Beijing
 Běi jīng Lǐ gōng Dà xué Beijing Institute of Technology
 Běi jīng Rì bào Beijing Daily (newspaper), www.bjd.com.cn
 Zhí lì Ming and Qing dynasty province directly administered by Beijing, including Beijing, Tianjin, most of Hebei and Henan and part of Shandong
 Fāng zhuāng Fangzhuang neighborhood of Beijing
 niǎo cháo bird's nest / nickname for Beijing 2008 Olympic stadium
 Běi yuàn Beiyuan neighborhood of Beijing
 zhù Jīng (abbr.) stationed in Beijing
 Běi jīng Kē jì Dà xué University of Science and Technology Beijing
 Shā jiā bāng "Sha Family's Creek", a Beijing opera classified as model theater 樣板戲|样板戏[yang4 ban3 xi4]
 Zhōng guó Jīng yíng Bào China Business (a Beijing newspaper)
 Yì zhuāng Yizhuang town in Beijing municipality
 xīn chǒu thirty-eighth year H2 of the 60 year cycle, e.g. 1961 or 2021 / cf 辛丑條約|辛丑条约, Protocol of Beijing of 1901 ending the 8-nation intervention after the Boxer uprising
 bái liǎn white face / face painting in Beijing opera etc
 Běi jīng Gōng yè Dà xué Beijing University of Technology
 Dà Yùn hé the Grand Canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC
 Běi jīng rén mín dà huì táng the Great Hall of the People in Beijing
 Běi jīng Wài guó yǔ Dà xué Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU)
广 Guǎng ān mén Guanganmen in Xuanwu 宣武區|宣武区 / district of southwest Beijing
 shí chà hǎi Shichahai, scenic area of northwest Beijing with three lakes
 Shǒu dū Guó jì Jī chǎng Beijing Capital International Airport
 Hé píng lǐ Hepingli neighborhood of Beijing
 Zhōng yāng Cái jīng Dà xué Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing
 běi jīng jūn qū Beijing Military Region
 Běi jīng Lín yè Dà xué Beijing Forestry University
 Wǔ dào kǒu Wudaokou neighborhood of Beijing
 Běi piāo migrant worker living and working in Beijing without a residence permit
 Zhōng Cái Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing / abbr. for 中央財經大學|中央财经大学[Zhong1 yang1 Cai2 jing1 Da4 xue2]
 chóng wén mén Chongwenmen gate in Beijing
 Běi qì Beijing Automobile Works (BAW) / abbr. for 北京汽車製造廠有限公司|北京汽车制造厂有限公司[Bei3 jing1 Qi4 che1 Zhi4 zao4 chang3 You3 xian4 Gong1 si1]
 An1 dìng mén Andingmen neighborhood of Beijing
 Xiǎo tāng shān Xiaotangshan town in Beijing municipality
 Fù xīng mén Fuxingmen neighborhood of Beijing
 Jīng Háng Dà Yùn hé the Grand Canal, 1800 km from Beijing to Hangzhou, built starting from 486 BC
 Wáng Dān Wang Dan (1969-), Chinese dissident, one of the leaders of the Beijing student democracy movement of 1989
 Zhōu kǒu diàn Zhoukoudian prehistoric site in Fangshan district 房山區|房山区[Fang2 shan1 qu1], Beijing
 Fù chéng mén Fuchengmen neighborhood of Beijing
 Běi jīng huà Beijing dialect
 Yú yáng old place name (in Yan of Warring states, in modern Beijing city)
 Bā bǎo shān Mt Babao in Haidian district of Beijing
 Jū yōng guān Juyongguan, frontier fortress on Great Wall north of Beijing, in Changping district 昌平區|昌平区[Chang1 ping2 qu1]
 jīng wèi Beijing flavor / Beijing style
 Jīng xì Beijing opera / CL:齣|出[chu1]
 Xuān wǔ mén Xuanwumen, Beijing
 Yǒng dìng Hé Yongding River to the West of Beijing
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