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YAMUN

Definition of the noun YAMUN

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noun - plural: yamuns

  1. [historical] An official residence provided for Chinese officials

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Google previewThe North British Review (1847)

The yamun is a large building, where the courts of justice, prisons, and offices and houses of the mandarins, and other officials, are situated. It consists of four divisions. The outermost contains the gaols, and places of confinement for short ...

Google previewThe Living Age ... (1847)

The yamun is a large building, where the courts of justice, prisons, and offices and houses of the mandarins, and other officials, are situated. It consists of four divisions. The outermost contains the gaols, and places of confinement for short ...

Google previewThe Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art (1847)

The yamun is a large building, where the courts of justice, prisons, and offices and houses of the mandarins, and other officials, are situated. It consists of four divisions. The outermost contains the gaols, and places of confinement for short ...

Google previewLittell's Living Age (1847)

by Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell

The yamun is a large building, where the courts of justice, prisons, and offices and houses of the mandarins, and other officials, are situated. It consists of four divisions. The outermost contains the gaols, and places of confinement for short ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

Prefect's Yamun. 1. Treasurer's Yamun. 6 Cuy Temple. T. Confucian College. 5. Mosque. 9. Governor's ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

Yamun, yä′mun, n. the office and residence of a mandarin. [Chin.] Yank, yangk, v.t.to carry, move with a jerk(with out, over). —n. (Scot.)ablow, buffet.—n.Yank′er (Scot.), a rap:a big lie.—adj.Yank′ing (Scot.),active:(U.S.)pulling, jerking. —n.

Google previewEnglish and Cantonese Dictionary (1907)

by John Chalmers, Thomas Kirkman Dealy

visitors' registry (111 a Yamun), Ж Ё ho) fong; to receive visitors, ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

YAMUN, or YAMEN, n. ya'mun [Chinese, “flag gate']: the suite of buildings which serve as the official and private residence, and place of business, of a Chinese mandarin who holds a seal; a government office, or bureau where the business of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Words Used in the East Indies, with Full Explanations (1805)

The Leading Word of Each Article Being Printed in a New Nustaleek Type, to which is Added, Mohammedan Law and Bengal Revenue Terms by Samuel Rousseau

Yamun Ligboo, (literally, a nugatory oath ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

See *yamun. yam-stick (yam'stik), n. A stick used by many primitive peoples, such as the natives of Australia, for digging roots. Also called digging-stick. The natives dig these roots with the yam-stick, an indispensable implement with them, ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

See *yamun. yam-stick (yam'stik), n. A stick used by many primitive peoples, such as the natives of Australia, for digging roots. Also called digging-stick. The natives dig these roots with the yam-stick, an indispensable implement with them, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

See *yamun. yam-stick (yam'stik), n. A stick used by many primitive peoples, such as the natives of Australia, for digging roots. Also called digging-stick. The natives dig these roots with the yam-stick, an indispensable implement with them, ...

Google previewA Thesaurus Dictionary of the English Language (1906)

Designed to Suggest Immediately Any Desired Word Needed to Express Exactly a Given Idea; a Dictionary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, Foreign Phrases, Pronunciations, a Copious Correlation of Words, Prepared Under the Supervision of Francis Andrew March ... and Francis Andrew March, Jr by Francis Andrew March

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The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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