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  Encyclopedia: Spring and Autumn Period
The Battle of Chengpu (城濮之戰) was a conflict between the states of Jin against Chu and its allies in China in 632 BC during the Spring and Autumn Period.
The Warring States Period officially started in 403 BC when the three remaining elite families in Jin - Zhao, Wei and Han - partitioned the state; the impotent Zhou court was forced to recognized their authority.
Duke Mu (穆公) (died 621 BC), born Ying Renhao (嬴任好), was a ruler of the State of Qin from 659 or 660 to 621 BC in China.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Spring-and-Autumn-Period   (4908 words)

 Samhan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Samhan period is usually reckoned to begin around the time of the fall of Wiman Joseon in 108 BC, coinciding with the decline of the Jin state, and to continue through the third century CE, around which time the Three Kingdoms period begins.
The name of the poorly understood Jin state continued to be used in the name of the Jinhan confederacy and in the name "Byeonjin," an alternate term for Byeonhan.
The minor states which made up the federations are usually considered to have covered about as much land as a modern-day myeon, or township.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Samhan   (866 words)

 Jin (state) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jin (晉) was one of the most powerful states in the Spring and Autumn Period in China.
At the end of the Spring and Autumn Period, Jin was split into three states Han, Zhao and Wei.
The split of Jin sometimes refers to as the beginning of the subsequent Warring States Period and all the three new states later became prominent states in the new period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/State_of_Jin   (92 words)

 Yuan Taotu - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 656 BC, he accompanied Duke Huan of Qi on an expedition against the southern state of Cai and was present at the historic covenant of alliance between the various states of the Yellow River valley at Shaoling.
The state of Chen supported the neighbouring state of Chu at the Battle of Chengpu in 632 BC, and was defeated.
The next year, Yuan Taotu was sent as representative of Chen to Diquan, to renew the state's allegiance to the King of Zhou and to consult about an invasion of Zheng.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Yuan_Taotu   (250 words)

 Jin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jin, a state in China during the Spring and Autumn Period
The Jin state of late Bronze Age Korea
Jin (晋语) or Jin-yu, a subdivision of spoken Chinese, spoken over most of Shanxi province of China, as well as adjourning areas in Hebei, Henan, and Shaanxi provinces.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jin   (162 words)

 State_of_Wu   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The state of Wu straddled the mouth of the Yangtze River (Chang Jiang) east of the State of Chu.
In 584 BC, Wu invaded the State of Yan and rebelled against the State of Chu; the later action occurred after being persuaded by Wuchen, a minister of the State of Jin who defected from Chu.
Ironically, Wu was later threatened by an upstart state to its south, the State of Yue; the State of Chu aided Yue's rise to power as a counter to Wu.
www.apawn.com /search.php?title=State_of_Wu   (269 words)

 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Jin may refer to: Jin Dynasty (265-420)Jin Dynasty (1115-1234) (Jinn)Jin, a state in China during the Spring and Autumn PeriodLater Jin Dynasty, founded in 1616 by NurhaciJin, a ruler of the Xia dynastyThe Jin state of late Bronze Age KoreaJin, Chinese American rapperJìn (晋), an abbreviatio..
Jin Ping Mei (金瓶梅; pinyin: Jīn Píngméi, "The Plum in the Golden Vase", "The Golden Lotus") is a Chinese realistic novel composed during the late Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), attributed to Lanling Xiaoxiao Sheng.
Jin is a poor boy that lost his mother at the age of five and started watching how his father who died in an accident controls a mech.
www.alanaditescili.net /browse.php?title=J/JI/JIN   (3505 words)

 Science & Technology at Scientific American.com: Superhot among the Ultracool -- With atoms near absolute zero, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Jin, a fellow at JILA (a collaboration between the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the University of Colorado at Boulder), has pushed potassium atoms into behaving strangely.
Jin's field took off in 1995 after two of her now colleagues produced a Bose-Einstein condensate (BEC), a gas cooled to less than 100 billionths of a degree above zero.
Jin's accomplishments are particularly remarkable because she was not trained in the area of physics in which she has excelled: she had neither the technical expertise needed for BEC work nor the background.
www.sciam.com /article.cfm?articleID=000CD17E-9811-111B-966083414B7F0000&pageNumber=1&catID=2   (827 words)

 Scientific American: Superhot among the Ultracool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
In 1999 Jin and her then graduate student Brian DeMarco made a degenerate Fermi gas, which means they persuaded fermions to stack up in the lowest quantum states, one per state.
Jin figured she could use one type of atom--the fermion potassium 40--and put it in two spin states.
The pairing of the fermions was strong enough, Jin adds, so that "I think it tells you that it is possible to have room-temperature superconductors." Although the competition is fierce and travel often takes Jin away from her young daughter, she revels in the quantum world: "It is not intuitive.
www.sciam.com /print_version.cfm?articleID=000CD17E-9811-111B-966083414B7F0000   (1247 words)

 B.U. Bridge: Boston University community's weekly newspaper
But Epstein was impressed by Jin's determination to write and his sincere intellectual curiosity, and allowed him to audit the courses, the only time this has happened in the program.
This fall, Jin is teaching a fiction workshop open only to graduate students and a new English department course called Fiction of the Migrant, which is open to undergraduate students as well.
Jin was determined to write, and was increasingly interested in fiction.
www.bu.edu /bridge/archive/2002/09-13/hajin.htm   (1021 words)

 The Three Kingdoms and Western Jin, Rafe de Crespigny Publications, Faculty of Asian Studies, ANU
The warlord state, however, was sufficiently well established that it survived the immediate crisis, and Sun Quan swiftly established his authority in the territory his brother had left him.
If the state of Wu was based upon the military achievement of one local family and its supporters, the claimant empire of Shu-Han in the west was the work of an itinerant warlord entrepreneur, and the soldiers of fortune who accepted his leadership.
Though Jin now controlled the Sichuan basin, the years of bitter conflict against Shu-Han, and the hostility that remained among the defeated enemy, meant the resources of that region could hardly be mobilised quickly, and the strategic defences of Wu along the Yangzi appeared secure.
www.anu.edu.au /asianstudies/decrespigny/3KWJin.html   (15709 words)

 Teaching Chinese Archaeology, Part Three - NGA
In the south, along the Yangzi River, the state of Chu was growing rapidly and beginning to venture northward.
Around 475 B.C., four powerful states (Qi, Jin, Qin, and Chu) stood on the periphery of the Zhou heartland, and were poised to assume leadership.
Jin was subsequently divided and, for a while, the contest seemed to be between the successor states to the Jin and the Chu state to the south.
www.nga.gov /education/chinatp_pt3.htm   (553 words)

 Articles - Warring States Period   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
In 403 BC, the three major families of Jin, with the approval of the Zhou king, partition Jin into three states (三家分晉): the State of Han, the State of Zhao, and the State of Wei.
The State of Jin continued to exist with a tiny piece of territory until 376 BC when the rest of the territory was partitioned by the Three Jins.
Early in the Warring States Period, Chu was one of the strongest states in China.
www.gaple.com /articles/Warring_States?mySession=c81fdf9218482121d9117988efddcee2   (1419 words)

 AAS Abstracts: China Session 154   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Particularly remarkable have been the recent discoveries from the states of Yan, Jin and Zhongshan, all of which were located on the periphery of the central Zhou realm.
Thus, the development of Jin during the Western Zhou period has, until recently, remained obscure, restricting our understanding of how and why the state of Jin became one of the most powerful states in the Spring and Autumn period.
Instead, I assume that the relationship between Jin and Zhou, and, if any, its transition, will be the most important clue to understanding the nature of the state of Jin as well as the impetus for its development into the acknowledged hegemony.
www.aasianst.org /absts/1997abst/china/c154.htm   (842 words)

 Jin (state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Jin was one of the most powerful states in the Spring and Autumn Period in China.
At the end of theSpring and Autumn Period, Jin was split into three states Han, Zhao and Wei.
The splitof Jin sometimes refers to as the beginning of the subsequent Warring States Period and all the three new states later became prominent states in the newperiod.
www.therfcc.org /jin-state--166529.html   (79 words)

 JWSR v5n3 - David Wilkinson
Different states led the northern alliance at different times; as time went by, direct Chou successors were displaced by larger, less "Chinese" peripheral powers in the alliance headship, with its prerogatives: to call meetings; to mediate and arbitrate disputes; to authorize or undertake intervention (Walker, 79, 87-89).
During this period, the small northern state of Jin (Chin), having recovered from the paralysis of sixty years of civil war, subjugated all its 7 or 8 small neighbors, establishing itself as a local hegemon on the north side of the Yellow River in a series of campaigns 669-652M.
The state of Wiman Choson (Chao Hsien), in Northwest Korea and Southeast Manchuria, was founded between 194 and 180 BC by a Chinese refugee, one Wiman, who seized the pre-existing Ko-choson state.
jwsr.ucr.edu /archive/vol5/vol5_number3/wilkinson   (12949 words)

 Site of the Capital of Jin State   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Site of Houma City of the Jin State is located at the joint of the Fen River and the Huihe River in Houma City, Shanxi Province.
In the middle of the Spring and Autumn Period (770-476BC), Duke Jing of Jin moved the capital to Xintian (present Houma City).
Till Jin was divided by three states in early Warring States Period, Xintian City had been its political, economic and cultural center.
www.chinaculture.org /gb/en_travel/2003-09/24/content_36849.htm   (424 words)

 Articles - Warring States Period   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
While it is frequently cited as 475 BC, following the Spring and Autumn Period, 403 BC, the date of the tripartition of the State of Jin, is also sometimes considered as the beginning of the period.
The Warring States Period, in contrast to the Spring and Autumn Period, was a period when regional warlords annexed smaller states around them and consolidated their rule.
These Seven Warring States (戰國七雄/战国七雄 Zhànguó QÄ«xióng, literally "Seven Heroes among the Warring States"), were the Qi (齊), the Chu (楚), the Yan (燕), the Han (韓), the Zhao (趙), the Wei (魏) and the Qin (秦).
www.lastring.com /articles/Warring_States_Period?mySession=5fe7fc6d61eab5b7bea3b55968e8b190   (1845 words)

 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - Chinese idiomatic story (5)
Tang Shu Yu renamed the district of Jin as the State of Jin (®Ê°ê).
Ji Bi Wan renamed the city as the State of Han (Áú°ê) which was absorbed by the State of Jin in 757BC.
However, the division of the State of Jin triggered a chaotic situation in the land.
www.asiawind.com /forums/read.php?f=2&i=749&t=745   (716 words)

It's one-character abbreviation is Jin (晋 pinyin jìn), after the state of Jin that existed here during the Spring and Autumn Period.
Shanxi was the location of the powerful Jin state during the Spring and Autumn Period.
People in most regions of Shanxi speak dialects of Jin, a subdivision of Chinese.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/s/sh/shanxi.html   (830 words)

 All Empires - The Qin Dynasty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
All this coinicided with the rise of the Manchu state on China's northern borders.
It was among the largest civil wars in history, involving an area the size of the southeastern United States, and more men, weapons and deaths than all the wars of 17th-century Europe.
A state of semi-warfare existed between the native populations and the new settlers.
www.allempires.com /empires/qing/qing1.htm   (4098 words)

 Tekken 4 - Jin Kazama
Jin's thoughts burned with the desire to destroy the evil Mishima bloodline — the bloodline of his grandfather, Heihachi Mishima, and his father, Kazuya.
Without hesitation, Jin hardened his resolve to enter the tournament.
Jin hit a sandbag with his sharply honed kick.
www.namcoarcade.com /tekken4/profile_jin.asp   (273 words)

 State of Divinity (1996) - TVB Reviews - spcnet.tv
The remake of "State of Divinity", aka "Smiling Proud Wanderer" in 1996 is thus far, the closest to Jin Yong's novel that I have seen to date.
"State" is Jin Yong's examination of the different governments and political struggles at his time.
"State" is one of the better 90's remakes in comparison to the older 80's adaptation in terms of storyline.
www.spcnet.tv /reviews/review.php?rID=131   (897 words)

 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - The Chronological Tables of Chinese History (12)
The offspring of the ruler of Tang continued to rule the State of Tang during the Dynasties of Xia (®L´Â c2205BC to c1766BC) and Shang (°Ó´Â c1783BC to c1122BC).
In 727BC the State of Jin attacked Yi and Ji Ping was killed in the battle.
The territory of Jin was divided into three States: the State of Zhao (»¯°ê), the State of Wei (ÃQ°ê) and the State of Han (Áú°ê).
www.asiawind.com /forums/read.php?f=2&t=2304&a=1   (1156 words)

 Chinese festivals:the Qingming Festival
Hanshi literally meanscold food.It is said that in the seventh century BC during the Spring and Autumn Period, Duke Xiao was the monarch of the state of Jin.
Finally in 636 BC,Chong'er managed to take the throne that was tightfully his and took the official title of Duke Wen of the state of Jin.
After becoming the ruler of the state, Chong'er decided to reward the officials who had stayed with him through his years of wandering.
www.chinavoc.com /festivals/qingming.htm   (636 words)

 Five Kinds of Darkness A Tale From Ancient China | Clearharmony - Falundafa in Europe
Master Kuang, otherwise known as Ziye, was a famous musician from Jin, one of the states so named during the Spring and Autumn Period in China's history, from 770-476 B.C. The highest-ranking musicians during that era were generally given the title of "Shi" (Master).
He often called himself a "blind official." It is said that when Master Kuang played music, horses would stop eating grass and lift up their heads to listen; birds would stop flying and listen attentively, with their heads held high, and would drop the food in their mouth in fascination.
Citizens in the neighboring states saw this and said, "Jin is a state that you cannot take lightly, for even a musician can guide the future of a state by playing the strings.
www.clearharmony.net /articles/200209/7143.html   (1242 words)

 note2   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Zhong Yi was a musician in the State of Chu during the Spring and Autumn period.
He was captured during a war by the army of the State of Zheng and was subsequently sent to the State of Jin as a captive.
Zhuang Xi was from the State of Yue, but became a high official in the State of Chu.
academic.reed.edu /chinese/courses/323/heights1/note2.html   (182 words)

 Large oil reserves found in Bohai bay
Jin added that for a long time to come, the nation can still mainly rely on its domestically produced oil and natural gas to sustain its development.
The increase in oil recoveries by 1 percentage point is equivalent to the finding of an oil field of 500 million tons, according to Jin.
Moreover, State energy-saving policies and the trend of developing new or renewable energy resources can also help meet the demands for energy in this country, Jin said.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2004-12/23/content_402962.htm   (429 words)

 SOS Forums - Saijins Level???
The state of Super Saiya-jin is attained by accomplished by attaining several requirements.
Once in the SSJ state, the Saiya-jin's heart is filled with anger.
Basically it comes down to the fact that both Gokuh and Vegeta stated that when he was transforming to kid buu that his ki was increasing not droping.
dynamic.gamespy.com /~sos/forum/showthread.php?t=1060   (1333 words)

 Majin V's DBZ - Bringing you the best in DBZ Everyday!!!
When a Saiya-jin is in the Super Saiya-jin state, their hair turns a blond color, their eyes turn turquoise and they are usually surrounded by a yellow ki.
The picture of Trunks in this state in the manga is really cool because his entire body fills the picture.
The Saiya-jin's power is increased by a huge amount during while in this state, however because of the muscular pump-up, the Saiya-jin is very slow moving and can leave openings for attacks if their opponent is skilled enough to spot them.
www.geocities.com /brian_1377_ca/TechniqueList6.html   (1266 words)

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