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Wei 1

Name of several Chinese dynasties ruling from ad 220 to 265 and from 386 to 556.

Wei 2

(wā′) or Wei·he (-hŭ′)
A river of central China flowing about 850 km (530 mi) generally eastward through Shaanxi province to the Yellow River.



any of several dynasties that ruled in North China, esp. one ruling A.D. 220–265 and one ruling A.D. 386–534.
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Noun1.Wei - any of several imperial dynasties of China ruling from 220 to 265 and from 386 to 556
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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for I have heard How, when the Ch`is and Weis embattled rose Along the frontier, when the Chings and Hans Gathered their multitudes, a myriad leagues Of utter weariness they trod.
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Weis was the former Chairman of Weis Markets Inc, a food retailer operating 163 stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia.
Weis Markets has been serving discerning customers since 1912 and Dietz & Watson since 1939, so both companies have a long track record of getting it done right.