Definition of Urumqi in English:

Urumqi

(also Urumchi)

Pronunciation /ˈo͝oˈro͝omˈCHē/ /ˈʊˈrʊmˈtʃi/

proper noun

  • The capital of Xinjiang autonomous region in northwestern China; population 1,504,300 (est. 2006).

    Former name (until 1954) Tihwa