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Ming

 (mĭng)
A Chinese dynasty (1368-1644) noted for its flourishing foreign trade, achievements in scholarship, and development of the arts, especially in porcelain, textiles, and painting.

[Mandarin, Míng, from mīng, bright, from Middle Chinese miajŋ.]

Ming adj.

Ming

(mɪŋ)
n
(Historical Terms) the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644
adj
(Ceramics) of or relating to Chinese porcelain produced during the Ming dynasty, characterized by the use of brilliant colours and a fine-quality body

Ming

(mɪŋ)

n.
1. a dynasty in China, 1368–1644, marked by the restoration of traditional institutions and the development of the arts, esp. porcelain, textiles, and painting.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to the Ming dynasty or to the art forms developed during this period.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ming - the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644Ming - the imperial dynasty of China from 1368 to 1644
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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Ming

adjMing-; Ming DynastyMing-Dynastie f; Ming vaseMingvase f
References in classic literature ?
In the long list of imperial patrons the name of the Emperor Ming Huang of the T`ang dynasty holds the foremost place.
In the city of Ch`ang-an, with its triple rows of glittering walls with their tall towers uprising at intervals, its seven royal palaces all girdled with gardens, its wonderful Yen tower nine stories high, encased in marble, the drum towers and bell towers, the canals and lakes with their floating theatres, dwelt Ming Huang and T`ai Chen.
Once, and once alone, the artist in Ming Huang was merged in the Emperor.
Ying Shing means Rock Creek; it is in the Province of Wyo Ming.
I've had a prize for swim- ming my second year in the Conway.
Ming, an excellent bowler, played in the same bowling league of which FVR's father, Narciso, then a member of the National Assembly of the Philippine Commonwealth, was an active player.
After working closely with the team weve seen that ECO Insight is a comprehensive and professional solution for fleet performance management, says James Jeng, Marine Department, Vice President, Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp.
Author Claudine Salmon presents readers with an examination of the depiction of Ming dynasty fugitives and refugees as portrayed by historians, writers, and artists of the Southeast Asian host countries they fled to and their European contemporaries.
In some ways, the heyday of Ming Neo-Confucian studies in the English-language world belongs to the 1970s and the decades surrounding it, something that has not been lost on scholars working in East Asia, where writing in the area of intellectual history has been abundant since that time.
Ming Yang expects to acquire the remaining 1% stake in RENergy in the near future.
The Yang Ming Wish will commence a ten-year fixed-rate time charter with Yang Ming Marine Transport Corp.