Definition of Tien Shan in English:

Tien Shan

proper noun

(also Tian Shan)
  • A range of mountains that lies north of the Tarim Basin in the Xinjiang autonomous region and eastern Kyrgyzstan. Extending for about 1,500 miles (2,500 km), it rises to 24,406 feet (7,439 m) at Pik Pobedy.


Tien Shan

/ˈtyen ˈSHän/ /ˈtjɛn ˈʃɑn/