Its major cities are Anyang, Hebi, Jiaozuo, Kaifeng, Luohe, Luoyang, Nanyang, Pingdingshan, Puyang, Sanmenxia, Shangqiu, Xinxiang, Xinyang, Xuchang, Zhengzhou, Zhoukou and Zhumadian. Henan is now the most populous province of China.
The abbreviation of Henan is Yu (豫), since there is another province that has the first syllable "He" (河) in its name, Hebei (河北).
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- An Introduction to Chinese Provinces, china.org.cn, accessed July 2009