Miao

[mɪ'aʊ]
noun (plural same) & adjective another term for Hmong.
Origin
from Chin. Miáo, lit. 'tribes'.

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  • Miao — Die Miao (chinesisch 苗族 Miáozú) sind ein indigenes Volk Chinas. Sie leben hauptsächlich in den bewaldeten Berggebieten Südchinas und zählen deutlich über neun Millionen Menschen. Außerhalb Chinas als Hmong oder Mẹo bekannte Volksgruppen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Miao — Hmong (peuple) Hmong fleuri Les Hmong sont un peuple d Asie, originaire des régions montagneuses du sud de la Chine (spécialement la région du Guizhou) au nord du Viêt Nam et du Laos. Ils sont aussi appelés les Miao (mandarin  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Miao — /mee ow /, n., pl. Miaos, (esp. collectively) Miao for 1. 1. Also, Meo. a member of a diverse group of seminomadic farming people of the mountains of southeastern China and adjacent areas of Laos, North Vietnam, and Thailand. 2. a Miao Yao… …   Universalium

  • Miao — Para la localidad de la India, véase Miao (India). Miao Flower Hmong con vestimenta tradicional en el mercado de Sa Pa, Vietnam …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Miao-li — ▪ Taiwan       shih (town) and seat of Miao li hsien (county), northwestern Taiwan, 19 mi (31 km) southwest of Hsin chu city, in the northern part of the island s western coastal plain. Situated on the west bank of the Hou lung Hsi (river), the… …   Universalium

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