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Nyainrong County

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Nyainrong County

Nyainrong County
Tibetan transcription(s)
 • Tibetan གཉན་རོང་རྫོང
 • Wylie transliteration snyan rong rdzong
 • official transcription (PRC) Nyainrong Zong
Chinese transcription(s)
 • Simplified 聂荣县
 • Pinyin Nièróng Xiàn
Location of Nyainrong County within Tibet
Location of Nyainrong County within Tibet
Nyainrong County is located in Tibet
Nyainrong County
Location in Tibet
Country China
Province Tibet
Prefecture Nagchu Prefecture
Capital Nyainrong
 • Total 9,017 km2 (3,481 sq mi)
Elevation 4,700 m (15,400 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) +(086)0896

Nyainrong County (Tibetan གཉན་རོང་རྫོང་ ; Wylie gnyan rong rdzong; Chinese: 聂荣县; Pinyin: Nièróng Xiàn) is a small county within the Nagchu Prefecture of the Tibet Autonomous Region. Yurla is a favourite of the people of the county.[1]


  1. ^ Li, Tao; Jiang, Hongying (2003). Tibetan customs. 五洲传播出版社. p. 35.  

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