Daning County

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Daning County

大宁县

Taning
Daning is located in Shanxi
Daning
Daning
Location of the seat in Shanxi
Coordinates: 36°27′N 110°42′E / 36.450°N 110.700°E / 36.450; 110.700Coordinates: 36°27′N 110°42′E / 36.450°N 110.700°E / 36.450; 110.700
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceShanxi
Prefecture-level cityLinfen
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Daning County (simplified Chinese: 大宁县; traditional Chinese: 大寧縣; pinyin: Dàníng Xiàn; literally: 'great peace') is a county in the southwest of Shanxi province, China, bordering Shaanxi province to the west. It is under the administration of Linfen city.

Simple history: According to archaeological findings of Zhima Tan, there were inhabitants settled in Da ning county during Old stone Age.[citation needed]

Da ning county was formally established in 561 CE, the first year of the Baoding era, Emperor Wu, Northern Zhou dynasty (北周武帝保定元年).[1][better source needed]

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