Ch'in dynasty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Ch'in dynasty the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall
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Usage

In literature:

This Tibetan dynasty is known as the "Later Ch'in dynasty" (384-417).
"A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]" by Wolfram Eberhard
Since the Ch'in dynasty (557-589) this has been the great trade of the place, which was then called by its earlier name.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
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