County-level city

Location in Guangdong

Coordinates: 25°07′N 114°18′E / 25.117°N 114.300°E / 25.117; 114.300Coordinates: 25°07′N 114°18′E / 25.117°N 114.300°E / 25.117; 114.300
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Shaoguan
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Nanxiong (Chinese: 南雄; pinyin: Nánxióng) historically Namyung is a county-level city of northern Guangdong province, People's Republic of China, bordering Jiangxi to the north, east and southeast. It is under the administration of Shaoguan City.

"Namhung" (Nanxiong). Nieuhof: L'ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'Empereur de la Chine, 1665
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