What is Wei?

  • (noun): Any of several imperial dynasties of China ruling from 220 to 265 and from 386 to 556.
    Synonyms: Wei dynasty

Some articles on wei:

Wei - Other
... Wei (rank), a company-grade officer in Chinese armed forces ... Wei, a star otherwise known as Epsilon Scorpii "Wei Empire" - a fictional state and planetary romance of Yulia Latynina, consisting of 5 novels and 2 short stories The acronym WEI may also refer to Wau Ecology ...
Wei Xiaokuan
... Wei Xiaokuan (韋孝寬) (509–580), formal personal name Wei Shuyu (韋叔裕) (but went by the courtesy name of Xiaokuan), known by the Xianbei name Yuwen Xiaokuan ... He first became a prominent general during Western Wei as he defended the fortress of Yubi (玉壁, in modern Yuncheng, Shanxi) against a vastly larger army commanded by rival Eastern Wei's paramount general ... general Yuchi Jiong in Northern Zhou's civil war, allowing Yang to defeat Yuchi and (after Wei's death) take over the throne as Sui Dynasty's Emperor Wen ...
Emperor Jiemin Of Northern Wei
... Emperor Jiemin of Northern Wei ((北)魏節閔帝) (498 – 21 June 532), also known as Emperor Qianfei (前廢帝), at times referred to by pre-ascension title Prince of ... Emperor Jiemin tried to revive the Northern Wei state, but with his power curbed by the Erzhus, was not able to accomplish much ...
Kid With The Golden Arm - Cast
... To Lu Feng – Silver Spear Chiang Sheng – Short Axe Sun Shu-Pei – Long Axe Wei Pai – Li Chin Ming Pan Pin-Chang – Miss Leng Wang Lung Wei – Iron Robe Dick Wei ...
Weißenstadt
... Weißenstadt is a town in the district of Wunsiedel, in Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany ... It is situated on the shore of the picturesque Weißenstadter See (Weissenstadt Lake), in the Fichtelgebirge Mountains, on the river Eger, 11 km northwest of Wunsiedel ...