Ming

noun
\ ˈmiŋ How to pronounce Ming (audio) \

Definition of Ming

: a Chinese dynasty dated 1368–1644 and marked by restoration of earlier traditions and in the arts by perfection of established techniques

First Known Use of Ming

1795, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Ming

Chinese (Beijing) míng luminous

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“Ming.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ming. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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