高祖

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Chinese[edit]

high; tall ancestor; forefather; grandparents
simp. and trad.
(高祖)

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Noun[edit]

高祖

  1. great-great-grandfather (paternal grandfather's paternal grandfather)
  2. primogenitor
  3. remote ancestor

Proper noun[edit]

高祖

  1. name given to the first emperor of some of the Chinese dynasties
    1. Emperor Gaozu of Han (256 BC or 247 BC – June 1, 195 BC)
    2. Emperor Gaozu of Tang (566 – June 25, 635)

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