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|north||barbarians; name of a tribe|
|simp. and trad.
- Northern Barbarians (a term used during dynastic China to refer to non-Chinese ethnic groups to China's north)
- 南蠻／南蛮 (Nánmán, “southern barbarians”)
- 西戎 (xīróng, “western barbarians”)
- 東夷／东夷 (dōngyí, “eastern barbarians”)