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Synonyms for Miao

a people living traditionally in mountain villages in southern China and adjacent areas of Vietnam and Laos and Thailand


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a language of uncertain affiliation spoken by the Hmong

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Apropos his 2006 version of Michelangelo's Last Judgment, comprised entirely of identical clones of the artist, Miao argues that "the [Christian] distinctions .
13) This claim led to my writing in, "My Visit to the Hmong of Asia," that Chi You was left to be claimed by the Miao as their ancestral king.
With the core technical force and engineers coming from Europe and the United States with extensive industry experience, I am optimistic about the success of this project," said Liansheng Miao, Chairman of Yingli Group.
A peasant farmer who is largely self taught, Miao was creating elaborate, often autobiographical paintings on everything from scraps of brown wrapping paper to the backs of government posters when White Lotus co-owner Hue-Ping Lin encountered him on one of her annual art-hunting trips to China in 1996.
Another musical event by the Miao choir, equally electrifying, greeted us.
Thein J, Zhao P, Liu H, Xu J, Jha H, Miao Y, et al.
This broad-ranging, insightful, and well-written study is based primarily on a comparative analysis of various eighteenth-century Chinese gazetteers, maps, and cartographic writings, together with several visually-oriented Qing ethnographic compilations from the same period--notably the so-called Miao Albums [Miao man tu (Illustrations of the Miao Southern Barbarians) or Bai Miao tu (Illustrations of the Hundred Miao)] and the Huang Qing zhigong tu (Qing Imperial Illustrations of Tributaries; first published in 1761).
Miao Yung-ching will become navy top commander, while the post vacated by him will be taken over by Navy Vice Commander-in-Chief Fai Hung-po, who is to be promoted to the rank of admiral.
In between filming The Land Dayaks of Borneo and The Souls of the Rice, Geddes produced a film on his research among the Blue Miao of Thailand, which Gardner refers to as presenting "the delicacy, even musicality, of Miao life.
Guang Xin Miao, 13, has won the heat of an international peace poster competition, one of the world's biggest children's art competitions.
Yuan-Shian Shu, Director General of Taiwan's Industrial Development Bureau (IDB), Matthew Miao, Chairman of IA Alliance, Homing Huang, Chairman of the Institute for Information Industry (III), and Terry Cheng, President of TI Asia.
Despite this long history, significant advancement of foundry production and technology was not seen till the last part of the 20th century, according to Miao.
It is in this region that foreign missionaries had their greatest "successes," particularly among the Miao, Yao, and Yi nationalities.
They have to go after the consumer market to keep their sales growth momentum," said Walter Miao, a senior vice president with Access Media International, New York.