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Han

Chinese dynasty, 206 B.C.E.-220 C.E., its rule was marked by prosperity, military success, and the introduction of Buddhism.

updated on May 14, 2015

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Definitions of Han from WordNet

Han (n.)
imperial dynasty that ruled China (most of the time from 206 BC to AD 220) and expanded its boundaries and developed its bureaucracy; remembered as one of the great eras of Chinese civilization;
Synonyms: Han dynasty
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