Meaning of liang


Pronunciation: (lyäng), [key]
— pl. liang, liangs.
  1. a Chinese unit of weight, equal to catty, and equivalent to about 1 ounce (37 grams). Also called


Pronunciation: (lyäng), [key]
— n. Wade-Giles, Pinyin.
  1. one of two dynasties that ruled in China, a.d. 502–57, 907–23.
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