Liao dynasty

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Noun1.Liao dynasty - the dynasty that ruled much of Manchuria and northeastern China from 947 to 1125
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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In 936, a warlord of Tang overturned the continued Tang Empire with military aid from the Khitan Empire, and established the [Second] Jin [6649 [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (jin/tan)] Empire.
Nonetheless, the Bohai played an important administrative role in the successive governments of the Khitan empire of Liao (906-1125), the Jurchen empire of Jin (1115-1234), and the Chinese Northern Song dynasty (960-1127).
of Helsinki, Finland) further the study of the Khitan language and script by presenting editions, transcriptions, translations and commentary on two documents from the 10th century, when the Khitan Empire was the dominant power in Asia.