Etymology: Chinese æ
- the ancient dynasty in the mainland China, dated 206 B.C. - A.D. 220 around the Parthian times, and marked by the stable feudal system, and the fusion of Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism.
- the Chinese population and culture, as distinguished from the surroundings, especially in ancient times.
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