qing n : the last imperial dynasty of china (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the qing dynasty china was ruled by the manchu [syn: qing, qing dynasty , ch'ing , ch'ing dynasty , manchu, manchu dynasty ]
The Qing dynasty (; ), officially the Great Qing , also called the Empire of the Great Qing, or the Manchu dynasty, was the last imperial dynasty of China, ruling from 1644 to 1912 with a brief, abortive restoration in 1917. It was preceded by the Ming dynasty and succeeded by the Republic of China. The Qing multi-cultural empire lasted almost three centuries and formed the territorial base for the modern Chinese state.
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English to English translation of Qing Noun 1. the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu (synonym) Qing dynasty, Ch'ing, Ch'ing dynasty, Manchu, Manchu dynasty (hypernym) dynasty
Qing (pronun. Ching), también Ch'ing. Última dinastía (manchú) imperial china (1644-1911), sucesora de la Ming, establecida por los manchúes. Su fundador fue Fu-lin, emperador con el nombre de Shun Zhi (1644-62). El último emperador fue Xuan Fong (1908-12).