Liao: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lyou), [key]
— Wade-Giles, Pinyin. Wade-Giles,Pinyin.
  1. a dynasty that ruled in China a.d. 907–1125.
  2. a river in NE China, flowing through S Manchuria into the Gulf of Liaotung. 700 mi. (1125 km) long.
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