Chow dynasty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chow dynasty the imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism
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Usage

In literature:

During the Hung-Chih period of our Dynasty there lived at Hang-chow a young man who was called Chang Loyalty.
"Eastern Shame Girl" by Charles Georges Souli
It was laid down that in the worship of Heaven the President would wear the robes of the Dukes of the Chow dynasty, B.C.
"The Fight For The Republic in China" by Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
With this event the Western Chow dynasty was brought to a close.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1" by Various
In China the new Chow dynasty was flourishing.
"A Short History of the World" by H. G. Wells
It is the Sze-mar system of the Chow dynasty.
"Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh" by Augustus F. Lindley
During the Chow, Suy and T'ang dynasties (557-907) it was known as P'ien-chow.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6" by Various
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