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  *名* | 名* | *名
name / noun (part of speech) / place (e.g. among winners) / famous / classifier for people
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  *明* | 明* | *明
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) / surname Ming / Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝 descended from Shennong 神農|神农 Farmer God
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  *明* | 明* | *明
bright / opposite: dark / (of meaning) clear / to understand / next / public or open / wise / generic term for a sacrifice to the gods
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  *命* | 命* | *命
life / fate / order or command / to assign a name, title etc
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  *铭* | 铭* | *铭
to engrave / inscribed motto
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  *鸣* | 鸣* | *鸣
to cry (of birds, animals and insects)
Journey to the West, Ming dynasty novel by Wu Cheng'en 吳承恩|吴承恩, one of the Four Classic Novels of Chinese literature / also called Pilgrimage to the West or Monkey
old friend / sb who passed the county level imperial exam (in Ming dynasty)
the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties
Yao Ming (1980-), retired Chinese basketball player, played for CBA Shanghai Sharks 1997-2002 and for NBA Houston Rockets 2002-2011
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  *茗* | 茗* | *茗
Thea sinensis / young leaves of tea
Wang Yangming (1472-1529), Ming dynasty Neo-Confucian philosopher, influential in the School of Mind 心學|心学
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  *冥* | 冥* | *冥
old variant of
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  *冥* | 冥* | *冥
dark / deep / stupid / the underworld
Yongle Emperor, reign name of third Ming emperor Zhu Di 朱棣 (1360-1424), reigned 1403-1424, Temple name 明成祖
Zhengtong Emperor, reign name of sixth Ming Emperor Zhu Qizhen 朱祁鎮|朱祁镇 (1427-1464), reigned 1435-1449, Temple name Yingzong 英宗
Nanyuan or "Southern Park", an imperial hunting domain during the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, now the site of Nanhaizi Park in the south of Beijing
late Ming / first half of the 17th century
Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus (1617), Ming dynasty vernacular novel, formerly notorious and banned for its sexual content
Hongwu Emperor, also written Hung-wu Ti, reign name of first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋 (1328-1398), reigned 1386-1398, Temple name 明太祖
Chongzhen, reign name of last Ming emperor (1628-1644)
Hualinbu, Ming dynasty theatrical troupe in Nanjing
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)
Liu Bowen (1311-1375), general under the first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, with a reputation as a military genius / also called Liu Ji 劉基|刘基
Jingtai county in Baiyin 白銀|白银, Gansu / Jiangtai Emperor, reign name of seventh Ming Emperor Zhu Qiyu 朱祁鈺|朱祁钰 (1428-1457), reigned 1449-1457, Temple name 代宗
Ming and Qing dynasty province directly administered by Beijing, including Beijing, Tianjin, most of Hebei and Henan and part of Shandong
sliced bread (loanword from "toast") / government-appointed hereditary tribal headman in the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties
reign name of Ming emperor (1573-1619)
Qinqiang, an opera style popular in northwest China, possibly originating in Ming dynasty folk music / Shanxi opera
Pan Jinlian (name lit. Golden Lotus), heroine of Ming dynasty vernacular novel Jinpingmei or the Golden Lotus 金瓶梅
the Ming tombs (mausoleum park of the Ming emperors in Changping district of Beijing)
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  *溟* | 溟* | *溟
to drizzle / sea
Tianshun Emperor, reign name of eighth Ming Emperor 朱祁鎮|朱祁镇 (1427-1464), reigned 1457-1464, Temple name Yingzong 英宗
Tang Emperor Xuanzong (685-762), also known as Emperor Ming of Tang 唐明皇, reign name of seventh Tang emperor 李隆基, reigned 712-756
Xu Xiake (1587-1641), Ming dynasty travel writer and geographer, author of Xu Xiake's Travel Diaries 徐霞客遊記|徐霞客游记
Purple Mountain in suburbs of Nanjing, with Ming tombs and Sun Yat-sen's mausoleum
Li Shizhen (1518-1593), Ming botanist and pharmacologist, author of Compendium of Medical Herbs 本草綱目|本草纲目
the local commander / provincial governor (in Qing and Ming times)
Jianwen Emperor, reign name of second Ming Emperor Zhu Yunwen 朱允炆 (1377-1402), reigned 1398-1402
Tianqi Emperor, reign name of fifteenth Ming emperor Zhu Youxiao 朱由校 (1605-1627), reigned 1620-1627, Temple name 明熹宗
Zheng He (1371-1433), famous early Ming dynasty admiral and explorer
Wang Ming (1904-1974), Soviet trained Chinese communist, Comintern and Soviet stooge and left adventurist in the 1930s, fell out with Mao and moved to Soviet Union from 1956
Zhengde Emperor, reign name of eleventh Ming emperor Zhu Houzhao 朱厚照 (1491-1521), reigned 1505-1521, Temple name 明武宗
Investiture of the Gods, major Ming dynasty vernacular novel of mythology and fantasy, very loosely based on King Wu of Zhou's 周武王 overthrow of the Shang, subsequent material for opera, film, TV series, computer games etc
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  *暝* | 暝* | *暝
dark
Li Yu (1611-c. 1680), late Ming and early Qing writer and dramatist
prefectural exam, the 2nd of the three entry-level exams in the imperial examination system of Ming and Qing dynasties
Ming Pao newspaper (Hong Kong)
Li Zicheng (1605-1645), leader of peasant rebellion at the end of the Ming Dynasty
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  *洺* | 洺* | *洺
name of a river
She Xiang (c. 1361-1396), lady who served as Yi ethnic group leader in Yunnan in early Ming times
inspector-general of province in Ming and Qing times
late Ming and early Qing / around the middle of the 17th century
Hubei and Hunan provinces (a Ming dynasty province)
late Yuan and early Ming / mid 14th century
Tang Bohu or Tang Yin 唐寅 (1470-1523), Ming painter and poet, one of Four great southern talents of the Ming 江南四大才子
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  *酩* | 酩* | *酩
drunk / intoxicated
Xuande Emperor, reign name of fifth Ming emperor Zhu Zhanji 朱瞻基 (1398-1435), reigned 1426-1436, Temple name 明宣宗
the early Ming (i.e. from second half of 14th century)
Zhang Yi (1608-1695), prolific author and poet spanning interregnum between Ming and Qing
Vladivostok / Ming and Qing name for Vladivostok 符拉迪沃斯託克|符拉迪沃斯托克 and the province around it
Zhu Di, personal name of third Ming Emperor Yongle 永樂|永乐
Yuan Hongdao (1568-1610), Ming dynasty poet and travel writer
Green Standard Army, standing infantry during Qing dynasty, originally formed from Ming and other Chinese army units
one of three Ming dynasty sequels to Journey to the West 西遊記|西游记
Zhang Pu (1602-1641), Ming dynasty scholar and prolific writer, proponent of 複社|复社 cultural renewal movement, author of Five tombstone inscriptions 五人墓碑記|五人墓碑记
form of writing novels that comprise lots of poetry in the body of the text, popular in the Ming Dynasty
Yingzong, Temple name of sixth and eighth Ming emperor Zhengtong 正統|正统
Feng Menglong (1574-1646), late Ming dynasty novelist writing in colloquial (baihua), author of Stories Old and New 古今小說|古今小说
Tang Bohu 唐伯虎 or Tang Yin (1470-1523), Ming painter and poet, one of Four great southern talents of the Ming 江南四大才子
Ming Wuzong, temple name of eleventh Ming emperor Zhengde 正德
History of the Yuan Dynasty, twenty third of the 24 dynastic histories 二十四史, compiled under Song Lian 宋濂 in 1370 during the Ming Dynasty, 210 scrolls
Zhang Xianzhong (1606-1647), leader of a late-Ming peasant revolt
autumn trial (judicial hearing of capital cases during Ming and Qing)
Zhang Juzheng (1525-1582), Grand Secretary during the Ming dynasty, credited with bringing the dynasty to its apogee
Tang Xianzu (1550-1616), Ming poet and dramatist, author of The Peony Pavilion 牡丹亭
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  *螟* | 螟* | *螟
boring insect / snout moth's larva (Aphomia gullaris or Plodia interpuncuella or Heliothus armigera etc), major agricultural pest
Hongzhi Emperor, reign name of ninth Ming emperor 朱祐樘 (1470-1505), reigned 1487-1505, Temple name 明孝宗
the triennial provincial imperial exam during the Ming and Qing
Wei Zhongxian (1568-1627), infamous eunuch politician of late Ming
Gu Yanwu (1613-1682), late Ming and early Qing Confucian philosopher, linguist and historian, played a founding role in phonology of early Chinese, author of Rizhilu or Record of daily study 日知錄|日知录
low-level officer of the army from the Ming to the mid Qing Dynasty
Zhu Qiyu, personal name of seventh Ming emperor Jingtai 景泰 (1428-1457), reigned 1449-1457
Ming tombs in Nanjing, tomb of founding Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, a World Heritage site
Liu Ji or Liu Bowen 劉伯溫|刘伯温 (1311-1375), general under the first Ming emperor Zhu Yuanzhang 朱元璋, with a reputation as a military genius
verse or song form from Yuan, Ming and Qing
reign name of second Ming emperor, reigned 1398-1402, deposed in 1402 (mysterious disappearance is ongoing conspiracy theory)
Zhu Houzhao, personal name of tenth Ming emperor 正德 (1491-1521), reigned 1505-1521
Stories Old and New by Feng Menglong 馮夢龍|冯梦龙, collection of late Ming baihua 白話|白话 tales published in 1620
border region / regional general acting as governor (in Ming and Qing times)
Song Lian (1310-1381), Ming dynasty writer, historian and politician
Pei Ieoh Ming or I.M. Pei (1917-), famous Chinese-American architect
Huang Zongxi (1610-1695), scholar and writer of the Ming-Qing transition
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  *瞑* | 瞑* | *瞑
to close (the eyes)
Imperial scholar from the Ming Dynasty onwards
Wen Zhengming (1470-1559), Ming painter, one of Four great southern talents of the Ming 江南四大才子
same as 綠營|绿营, Green standard army, standing infantry during Qing dynasty, originally formed from Ming and other Chinese army units
Matteo Ricci (1552-1610), Jesuit missionary and translator in Ming China
xiaolian, two examination subjects in Han, later a single subject in Ming and Qing / successful second degree candidate
Chuangwang or Roaming King, adopted name of late Ming peasant rebel leader Li Zicheng 李自成 (1605-1645)

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