Feature Type:2nd admin unit (Bhutan-Gewog)
Semjong has five Chiwogs made up of five villages. According to oral accounts, because the mountains of the valley stand like dancers, the place was first called Zheym-Jong, meaning the valley of dancers, but due to degeneration in pronounciation, today it is better known as Semjong.
- སེམས་ལྗོང་། (Dzongkha, Tibetan script, Original)
- sems ljong (Dzongkha, Latin script, THL Extended Wylie Transliteration)
- Semjong (Dzongkha, Latin script, Dzongkha Transcription)
Place ID: F5565
Geocode Name: Royal Government of Bhutan Code, Code: rgb