Shang

noun
\ ˈshäŋ How to pronounce Shang (audio) \

Definition of Shang

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

First Known Use of Shang

1669, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Shang

Chinese (Beijing) Shāng

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“Shang.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shang. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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