capital of Guangxi, China
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Nanning (Chinese: 南宁; pinyin: Nánníng) is the capital and largest city by population of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in Southern China.[1]

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"Nánníng" in Traditional (top) and Simplified (bottom) Chinese characters
Chinese name
Simplified Chinese南宁
Traditional Chinese南寧
Hanyu PinyinNánníng
Literal meaning"Southern tranquility"
Zhuang name
1957 orthographyNamƨniŋƨ

As of 2018, Nanning had a population of 7,241,100.[2]


  1. "Illuminating China's Provinces, Municipalities and Autonomous Regions". PRC Central Government Official Website. Archived from the original on 19 June 2014. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
  2. "China: Guăngxī (Prefectures, Cities, Districts and Counties) - Population Statistics, Charts and Map".