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  Encyclopedia: Zhou Dynasty
King Yi of Zhou (ch 周懿王; zhōu yì wáng) or King I of Chou was the seventh sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
King Xiao of Zhou (ch 周孝王; zhōu xìao wáng) or King Hsiao of Chou was the eighth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
King Yi of Zhou (ch 周夷王; zhōu yí wáng) or King I of Chou was the ninth sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
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 Zhou Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In Chinese Marxist historiography, the Zhou dynasty marks the beginning of the feudal phase of Chinese history, a period which is said to extend to the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine, the capital was then sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and the barbarians.
The queen's son Ji Yijiu was proclaimed the new king by the nobles from the states of Zheng,, Qin and the Marquess of Shen.
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 Zhou Dynasty - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the Chinese historical tradition, the rulers of the Zhou displaced the Yin and legitimized their rule by invoking the Mandate of Heaven, the notion that the ruler (the "son of heaven") governed by divine right but that his dethronement would prove that he had lost the mandate.
In Western histories, the Zhou period is often described as feudal because the Zhou's early decentralized rule invites comparison with medieval rule in Europe.
The queen's son Ji Yijiu was proclaimed the new king by the nobles from the states of Zheng, Lü, Qin and the Marquess of Shen.
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 Western Zhou Research Groups   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Period 2: Latter portion of King Kang-era texts, eras of Kings Zhao and Mu (inscriptions # 29-60), pp.
Period 3: Eras of Kings Gong and Yì, (inscriptions #61-80), pp.
Period 5: "Gong-He" era, and eras of Kings Xuan and You (inscriptions #108-130), pp.
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The Zhou dynasty was founded by the Ji family and had its capital at Hao, near the city of Xi'an, or Chang'an, as it was known in its heyday in the imperial period.
In Chinese Marxist historiography, the Zhou dynasty marks the began of the feudal phase of Chinese history, a period which is said to extend to the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911.
The queen's son Ji Yijiu was proclaimed the new king by the nobles from the states of Zheng, Lu, Qin and the Marquess of Shen.
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 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - The Chronological Tables of Chinese History (7)
Zhou King Xuan died in 782BC and was succeeded by his son Ji Gongnie (®V®c¯I), who ascended the throne as Zhou King You (©P«Õ¤ý).
In 774BC Ji You was appointed by Zhou King You as a Si Tu (¥q®{) or an official of ritual ceremonies in the Zhou Court.
Ji Juetu followed Zhou King Ping to live in Cheng Zhou and the State of Zheng, in the west of the county of Hua in Shaanxi province, was left without a ruler.
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 Zhou Dynasty -- Political, Social, Cultural, Historical Analysis Of China -- Research Into Origins Of Huns, Uygurs, ...
King Xiangwang conferred onto Jinn Lord the title of Count and the land of Yangfan or 'he nei' (pronounced as He-rui in ancient Chinese to mean the winding section of the Yellow River).
One of the sons of King Shaokang of Xia Dynasty was permanently assigned to the Kuaiji land to guard the tomb, and the later Yue Principality was said to have descended from this lineage.
Zhou King Pingwang moved eastward to Luoyi in 770 BC under the escort of Qin lord, and promised to Qin the land of Feng and Qishan should Qin defeat Quanrong and recover the territories.
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 Zhou Dynasty -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Zhou dynasty lasted longer than any other in (Any of the Sino-Tibetan languages spoken in China; regarded as dialects of a single language (even though they are mutually unintelligible) because they share an ideographic writing system) Chinese (A record or narrative description of past events) history.
The Zhou amalgam of city-states became progressively centralized and established increasingly impersonal political and economic institutions.
In (Click link for more info and facts about Chinese Marxist) Chinese Marxist historiography, the Zhou dynasty marks the begining of the feudal phase of Chinese history, a period which is said to extend to the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911.
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 Chinese History - Zhou Dynasty (www.chinaknowledge.org)
The Zhou Dynasty is probably the dynasty that reigned for the longest period not only of all Chinese dynasties, but of the whole world.
The once venerated kings of Zhou, people like King Cheng 成王 and Kang 康王, lost their central position as the Heaven-approved sacrosanct ruler and were challenged by feudal lords that overtook the leadership of the Chinese world.
The Zhou kings had to flee from their western capital to the east, forced by "barbarian" tribes that invaded the Zhou territory.
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 Creation of the Gods: A Somewhat Less Than Critical Commentary
King Zhou was named crown prince by his father King Di Yi due to a display of miraculous strength.
King Zhou later found that Daji was deathly ill. Daji convinced the king that the sword was a curse on her, and that King Zhou had been tricked by a sorceror.
King Zhou informed Daji that despite the barbaric torture, the ministers were not afraid to criticize the king.
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 Ethics of Shang, Zhou and the Classics by Sanderson Beck
The king bragged of how the slandering of him had stopped because the people had become even afraid to talk; but the Duke of Shao pointed out that he had merely dammed it up, which could be as dangerous as preventing the flow of water.
In 771 BC King Yu was killed by invading barbarians, and the resulting split between two courts led to the acceptance of the eastern capital as primary, marking the beginning of the Eastern Zhou period.
The Zhou patriarch Wen Wang opposed the use of alcohol except in the ceremonies, as the fall of the Shang dynasty was attributed to excessive drinking.
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 King Kang of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
King Kang of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
King Kang of Zhou (ch 周康王; zhōu kāng wáng) or King K'ang of Chou was the third sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
Kang 康 (pinyin kāng wáng), literary meaning: "healthy"
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 Xi Zhou Dynasty (1134-256 B.C.)
Due to Shang Zhou's cruelty, Wu Wang rebelled against him and established the Zhou Dynasty with the help of Jiang Ziya.
Zhou Wu Wang named his father Zhou Wen Wang.
Married daughter of duke Shen and gave birth to Zhou Xuan Wang.
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 Zhou Dynasty - China History - China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Zhou Dynasty (周朝; Wade-Giles: Chou Dynasty) (late 10th century BC to late 9th century - 256 BC) followed the Shang Dynasty and preceded the Qin Dynasty in China.
In 771 BC, after King You had replaced his queen with a concubine Baosi, he was then sacked by the joint force of the queen's father, who was the powerful Marquess of Shen, and the barbarians.
Towards the end of Zhou Dynasty, the nobles did not bother to obey the Ji family, even symbolically and declared themselves to be kings.
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The ding, a ritual tripod cauldron, was used for heating wine or for cooking food as it stood in the embers.
Zhou dings often have long inscriptions which tell about the person commissioning the vessel and the ancestor who is being honored.
A latecomer to the repertoire of wine vessel shapes, the guang flourished briefly during the transition between the Shang and Zhou.
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 King Kang of Zhou - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
King Kang of Zhou (ch 周康王 zhōu kāng wáng) or King K'ang of Chou was the third sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.
Kang (pinyin kāng wáng), literary meaning: "healthy"
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 Inscriptions on bronze objects,Chinese bronzeware,jinwen,zhongdingwen
About one metre high and weighing 153.5 kilograms, it has on its interior wall an inscription of 291 characters in 19 lines, by which King Kang summed up the experience in founding a new nation and drew lessons from the failure of the preceding Shang Dynasty.
The inscription also mentions that the King awarded his aristocrat follower Yu 1.722 slaves of various grades and large numbers of carriages and horses.
It is an account of how king Xuan admonished, commended and awarded Maogong Yin; it also reveals the instability of the Western Zhou regime at the time.
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 Zhou Kang Wang Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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 Origin of the surname Shi, Shek
Descendents of Zhou Wu Wang’s brother Kang Shu, whom in turn was a descendent of the ancient king Huang Di.
Kang Shu was awarded the duke of Wei.
The duke of Wei, Zhuang Gong had a younger son, Zhou Yu, who was in charge of the army.
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 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - Chinese story - From the State of Qin to Qin Dynasty (01)
During the Zhou Dynasty (Öܳ¯ 1134BC to 256BC), in 897BC, Zhou King Xiao
King, honoured Ying Kai (Ùøé_), a descendant of Ying Feizi, the inheritable
Zhou King You was killed in the turmoil
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 King Zhao of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
King Zhao of Zhou - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
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1053 BC - Death of Zhou kang wang, King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
1052 BC - Zhou zhao wang becomes King of the Zhou Dynasty of China.
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 Rey Kang de Zhou   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Rey Kang de Zhou (wáng del kng del zhu del ch) o rey K'ang de Chou era el tercer soberano de la dinastía china de Zhou.
Kang (wáng) del kng del pinyin, significado literario: "sano"
English version: King Kang of Zhou Next: Redoblante cobarde Up
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 Fully Dated Western Zhou Bronze inscriptions (1997)
Xiao Yu ding 25 8 C(21) Kang 1003 979yr 11(06) 16
The Bo Ke hu, which I date to 826, appears to be addressed to Gong He, still functioning as head of state; the maker acknowledges his gratitude to "the friendship of tian you wang bo," i.e., to "the lord functioning as king, assisted by Heaven."
Change from hai as first month to zi as first month between the Zou ding and the Ci ding is caused by the change from 827 as yuan to 825 as yuan.
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 King Kang of Zhou - China-related Topics I-L - China-Related Topics
King Kang of Zhou - China-related Topics I-L - China-Related Topics
King Kang of Zhou (Chinese languagech 周康王 zhōu kāng w?ng) or King K'ang of Chou was the third sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty (1122 BC - 256 BC)Zhou Dynasty.
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