HyperDic: zhou_dynasty

English > 1 sense of the expression Zhou dynasty:
NOUNgroupZhou dynasty, Zhou, Chou, Chou dynasty, Chow, Chow dynastythe imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC
English > Zhou dynasty: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningThe imperial dynasty of China from 1122 to 221 BC; notable for the rise of Confucianism and Taoism.
SynonymsZhou, Chou, Chou dynasty, Chow, Chow dynasty
BroaderdynastyA sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
SpanishZhou

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