Ch'in Shih Huang Ti
biographical name circa 259-210 B.C. prename Cheng Chinese emperor (221-210 B.C.)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ch'in Shih Huang-ti —   [tʃin ʃi ], chinesischer Kaiser, Qin Shi Huangdi …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ch'in Shih Huang Ti — noun the first Qin emperor who unified China, built much of the Great Wall, standardized weights and measures, and created a common currency and legal system (died 210 BC) • Syn: ↑Qin Shi Huang Ti • Instance Hypernyms: ↑emperor * * * Chin. /chin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ch'in Shih Huang Ti — Chin. /chin shue hwahng dee /. See Shih Huang Ti. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shih Huang Ti — /shue hwahng tee / 259 210 B.C., Chinese emperor c247 210 B.C. initiated the building of the Great Wall of China. Also called Ch in Shih Huang Ti. Also, Pinyin, Shi Huang Di. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shih Huang Ti — /shue hwahng tee / 259 210 B.C., Chinese emperor c247 210 B.C. initiated the building of the Great Wall of China. Also called Ch in Shih Huang Ti. Also, Pinyin, Shi Huang Di …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shih Huang-ti — biographical name see Ch in Shih Huang Ti …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Qin Shi Huang Ti — noun the first Qin emperor who unified China, built much of the Great Wall, standardized weights and measures, and created a common currency and legal system (died 210 BC) • Syn: ↑Ch in Shih Huang Ti • Instance Hypernyms: ↑emperor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Huang — [hwäŋ] river in N China, flowing from Tibet into the Gulf of Bo Hai: c. 3,395 mi (5,464 km): sometimes called Huang He [hu] * * * (as used in expressions) feng huang Huang ti Shih Huang ti Huang Chao Huang Ch ao Huang He H …   Universalium

  • Huang — (as used in expressions) Huang Hai feng huang Huang Chao Huang Ch ao Huang He Huang Wudi Huang Lao Huang ti Shih Huang ti …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Qin Shi Huang — This article is about Qin Shi Huangdi, an ancient Chinese king and emperor. For other uses, see Qin Shi Huang (disambiguation). Qin Shi …   Wikipedia

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