: a Chinese dynasty traditionally dated 1766–1122 b.c. and known especially for bronze work

Word History


Chinese (Beijing) Shāng

First Known Use

1669, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Shang was in 1669

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“Shang.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shang. Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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