a member of a powerful family in Japan that ruled the country 1160–85.
former name of Iwaki.
noun 1. a group of languages spoken in SE Asia, including Thai, Lao, and Shan. 2. Thai. adjective 3. of, relating to, or characteristic of Tai. 4. Thai. adjective, noun 1. a variant spelling of Thai abbreviation 1. International Atomic Time
noun, Japanese History. 1. the designation of the period of the reign of Emperor Yoshihito, 1912–26. noun 1. the period of Japanese history and artistic style associated with the reign of Emperor Yoshihito (1912–26) 2. the throne name of Yoshihito (1879–1926), emperor of Japan (1912–26)
noun, Wade-Giles, Pinyin. 1. a Chinese island separated from the SE coast of China by Taiwan Strait: a possession of Japan 1895–1945; restored to China 1945; seat of the Republic of China since 1949. Capital: Taipei. noun 1. an island in SE Asia between the East China Sea and the South China Sea, off the […]
adjective 1. of or relating to Taiwan or its people. noun, plural Taiwanese for 2. 2. a native or inhabitant of Taiwan. 3. the Chinese language of Taiwan, a member of the Min group. adjective 1. of or relating to Taiwan or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of Taiwan