In 1887 this section was erected as a vicariate Apostolic including two civil prefectures, Han-chung and Singan. From Wordnik.com. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 13: Revelation-Stock] Reference
Nestorian monument discovered in 1625 at Singan-fu, an ancient capital of China but erected in 781 and commemorating the arrival in. From Wordnik.com. [The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 14: Simony-Tournon] Reference
His splendid palace stood in the midst of lovely gardens in the great city of Chang-an, -- that old, old city that for over two thousand years was the capital of China, and which you can now find in your geographies under its modern name of Singan-foo. From Wordnik.com. [Historic Girls] Reference
Singan, China 875,000. From Wordnik.com. [People's Handy Atlas of the World 1910 Census Edition] Reference
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