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  Xibe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
They are known as one of the nine states that were defeated by Nurhaci in the Battle of Gure in 1593.
In 1692 the Khorchin dedicated the Xibe, the Gūwalca and the Daur to the Kangxi Emperor in exchange for silver.
The Xibe was incorporated into the Eight Banners and were stationed in Qiqihar and other cities in Manchuria.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Xibe   (271 words)

  
 China Source
In 1764, one thousand Xibe soldiers and their families were sent to Xinjiang to pacify the newly conquered land.
Xibe live in villages with between 100 and 200 households.
Xibe women wear close-fitting gowns that reach the instep and have the front, lower hem and sleeves trimed with lace.
www.chsource.org /Xibe.htm   (372 words)

  
 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Xibe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Xibe (Sibe; Chinese, 錫伯 Xíbó) are a Chinese ethnic group living mostly in northeast China and Xinjiang.
The Xibe ethnic minority, with a population of 127,900, is widely distributed over northern China from the Ili area in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in the west to the northeast provinces of Jilin and Liaoning.
Rice and flour are staples for the Xibes.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Xibe   (2241 words)

  
 Wikipedia: Xibe
The Xibe (Sibe; Chinese, 錫伯; Xibo) are a Chinese ethnic group living mostly in northeast China and Xinjiang.
The Xibe in northeast China speak Chinese as mother tongue.
In Xinjiang, descendants of a Qing dynasty military garrison preserve their language, which is very close to Manchu.
www.factbook.org /wikipedia/en/x/xi/xibe.html   (103 words)

  
 The xibe ethnic minority   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Before the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), the Xibe ethnic group lived in a vast area centering around the present-day Fuyu County in Jilin Province and reaching as far as Jilin in the east, Hulunbuir in the west, the Nenjiang River in the north and the Liaohe River in the south.
In one year and five months, the poorly-equipped Xibes scaled mountains and forded rivers, eating in the wind and sleeping in the dew, trekking across deserts and grasslands in Mongolia to the faraway northwestern border.
The Xibes in Xinjiang in particular have made great contribution to the development of farming and water conservancy in the Ili and Tacheng areas.
www.fmprc.gov.cn /eng/ljzg/3584/t17923.htm   (2161 words)

  
 Xibe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Xibe (Sibe; Chinese 錫伯; Xíbó) are a ethnic group living mostly in northeast China and Xinjiang.
The Xibe originally lived on the Nonni They are known as one of the states that were defeated by Nurhaci in the Battle of Gure in They were under loose domination of the Mongols even after the Khorchin came under control of the Manchu Qing Dynasty.
The Xibe incorporated into the Eight Banners and were stationed in Cicihar and cities in Manchuria.
www.freeglossary.com /Xibo   (787 words)

  
 China Ethnic Minority: Xibe People
The traditional dress of the Xibe ethnic group is basically equivalent to that of Manchus.
The traditional festival of the Xibe nationality is the "April 18th Festival." On April 18th, 1764, ordered by Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty, 3,275 Xibe people were forced to relocate from Shenyang to far Xinjiang.
The Xibe people were relocated to the frontier in order to serve as reserve soldiers at a military outpost in the event that there was an invasion or unrest along the borderline.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/nationality/xibe/index.htm   (461 words)

  
 Tungusic Research Group: Endangered Languages
Xibe represents the Tungusic language with the greatest chance for survival.
The 1990 Chinese census puts the number of Xibe people at 172,847 (a change of 107% since 1982!).
None the less, the sheer number of speakers of Xibe may permit continued use of the language for some time.
www.dartmouth.edu /~trg/endangered.html   (623 words)

  
 China's People Groups
The Xibe live in villages of 100-200 households.
Until recently, Xibe homes consisted of at least 3 generations of family living together under the same roof.
The Xibe are farmers and usually raise cattle and sheep.
easia.imb.org /peopleplaces/upg/xibe.htm   (126 words)

  
 Xibe - Wikipedia
Die Xibe sind eng mit den Mandschuren verwandt.
Während die übrige mandschurische Bevölkerung und die im Nordosten verbliebenen Xibe sprachlich von den Han-Chinesen assimiliert wurden und nicht mehr Mandschurisch sprechen, hat sich bei den Xibe in Xinjiang eine Tochtersprache des klassischen Mandschurisch erhalten - das Xibenische.
The Xibe ethnic minority (chinesische Regierungsseite auf Englisch)
de.wikipedia.org /wiki/Xibe   (250 words)

  
 Qapqal Xibe Autonomous County - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Qapqal Xibe Autonomous County (simplified Chinese: 察布查尔錫伯自治县; pinyin: Chábùchá'ěr Xíbó Zìzhìxiàn; also transliterated as Chapchal) in Ili Kazak Autonomous Prefecture in northern Xinjiang is the only Xibe autonomous county of the People's Republic of China.
It has an area of 4,430 square kilometers and a population 160,000 (2000).
Qapqal means "the granary" in the Xibe language.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Qapqal_Xibe_Autonomous_County   (109 words)

  
 The Unreached Peoples Prayer Profiles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Western Manchu are part of the Xibe people, which are widely dispersed across northern China.
The two Xibe tribes existed as one until the spring of 1764.
Although their superstitions and religious beliefs are not as strong today as in past times, their practice of ancestor worship (looking to the spirits of their deceased ancestors for help and guidance) is still a major stronghold.
www.ksafe.com /profiles/p_code/303.html   (794 words)

  
 Xibe Ethnic Minority - China tourist & travel guide for ethnic minorities of China
There are about 172,000 Xibe people in China.
Regarding the origin of this ethnic group, some historians consider that they are the descendants of the ancient Xianbei people, others think that their ancestors were the Mongols and Manchus.
The language of the Xibe people belongs to the Manchu-Tungusic branch of the Altaic language family.
www.orientaltravel.com /people/Xibe.htm   (96 words)

  
 1World2travel - [Dutch] Han en minderheden
Ongeveer 85.000 Xibe leven verspreid over de provincie Liaoning en Jilin en een deel woont in Qapqal Xibe, een plek bij de Ili rivier in de provincie Xinjiang Uygur.
De Xibe beweren afstammelingen te zijn van een herders- en jagersvolk, de Sienpi, die leefden in de Hinggan bergen.
De keizer wilde aldus zijn garnizoen in Xinjiang Uygur versterken en hij splitste meteen de Xibe in twee groepen.
www.1world2travel.com /article.php?articleID=63&document=5   (2197 words)

  
 Xinjiang
The Han nationality numbers five million; the Kazak nationality, 900,000; the Hui nationality, 600,000; the Mongol nationality, 120,000; the Kirgiz nationality, 120,000; the Xibe nationality, 30,000; the Tajik nationality, 30,000; the Ozbek nationality, 10,000; the Manchu nationality, 10,000; the Daur nationality, 4,000; the Tatar nationality, 3,000; and the Russian nationality, 4,000.
The Xibe people live in homogeneous communities in the counties of Qapqal, Huocheng and Gongliu in the valley of the Ile River.
The word ¡°qapqal¡± in Xibe means ¡°granary.¡± On March 17, 1953 Qapqal Xibe Autonomous County was founded.
www.chinaholiday.net /newterms/xinjiang/english/shouye/nationalities.htm   (2322 words)

  
 : www.i C h i n a.com : Information on China , City Guides, Travel, Tours, Trip, Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
There are thirteen nationalities living in the city, including the Uygur, Han, Hui, Kazak, Manchu, Mongol, Xibe, and Russian.
Of the total population of the city 74.11 percent are Han nationality; 11.82 Uygur; 9.87 Hui; 3.10 Kazak; 0.29 Manchu; 0.23 Mongol; 0.16 Xibe and 0.09 Russian.
Urumqi is located in the temperate zone of a dry continental climate.
www.ichina.com /urumqi.htm   (713 words)

  
 the Xibe minority China,travel nationality Xibe ethnic minorities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The xibe ethnic minority: the language and eating, dressing and living habits of the Xibes,history and their lives After 1949
Xibe ethnic people: where do they live, customs,festivals and believings.
Where live the Xibe people,their history,language,society,education and religion
www.redflag.info /xibe.htm   (70 words)

  
 Xibe Minority - Chinese Nationalities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 1764 they were moved to the west as border guards on the Russian frontier where most of the Xibe still live in the Xinjiang Autonomous Region.
They are the largest single group of Manchu speakers in the country.
Most of the Xibe live in the fertile areas in northwestern Xinjiang, especially in the Ili Kazak autonomous prefecture's Qapqal Xibe autonomous county and the Huocheng and Gongliu counties.
www.paulnoll.com /China/Minorities/min-Xibe.html   (216 words)

  
 GPD for the PDA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In 1763, the Western Xibe people were victims of a greedy officer in charge of helping 3,000 of them migrate to Xinjiang from northeastern China.
Today's descendants of the hardy survivors of that long ago trek are still speaking the same language, dressing the same way, and living in the same kind of houses as did their 18th century ancestors.
Many of the Western Xibes are bilingual or multilingual, speaking Chinese, Kazak, Uygur, Russian, and Mongolian.
www.global-prayer-digest.org /pda/daily/2005-2-13.html   (340 words)

  
 Ethnologue 14 report for language code:SJO
It has been superseded by the corresponding entry in the 15th edition (2005).
27,364 speakers (1995 McConnel) out of 33,082 in ethnic Xibe in Xinjiang Province, 172,847 in the nationality (1990 census).
50,000 ethnic Xibe in northeast China speak Chinese as mother tongue.
www.ethnologue.com /show_language.asp?code=SJO   (120 words)

  
 Xibe - Gurupedia
The Xibe (Sibe; Chinese, 錫伯; Xíbó) are a Chinese
Qing dynasty military garrison preserve their language, which is very close to Manchu.
Pamela Kyle Crossley, professor of history at Dartmouth College, asserts that the Russians named
www.gurupedia.com /x/xi/xibe.htm   (306 words)

  
 Joshua Project 2000 - Manchu, Western (Sibo, Xibe) Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Joshua Project 2000 - Manchu, Western (Sibo, Xibe) Profile
Ministry commitment and activity registrations are now being handled on the Joshua Project website.
You will be transferred to the Joshua Project registration form.
www.ad2000.org /peoples/jpl303.htm   (106 words)

  
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