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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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