Miao

noun Mi·ao
variants: or less commonly Meo or Maeo \mēˈau̇\

Definition of Miao

plural Miao or Miaos
1 a : an aboriginal people of China inhabiting southwestern China and the northern parts of Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand
b : a member of such people
2 : a language of the Miao people

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Origin and Etymology of miao

Chinese (Pekingese) Miao2


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