大理

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Chinese[edit]

great
big
order
simp. and trad.
(大理)

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大理

  1. (geography) Dali (大理古城), a small town (now a major tourist destination) in Yunnan, China.
  2. (geography) Xiaguan (大理), the larger nearby seat of government and industrial center which grew up along the roads to the old town.
  3. (historical geography) Dali Kingdom (大理), a medieval state controlled from the old town.
  4. (historical geography) Dali Prefecture (大理), the hinterland controlled by the old town under imperial China.

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