Main definitions of Liao in English

: Liao1Liao2

Liao1

proper noun

  • A river of NE China, which rises in Inner Mongolia and flows about 1,450 km (900 miles) east and south to the Gulf of Liaodong at the head of the gulf of Bo Hai.

Pronunciation:

Liao

/ljaʊ/

Main definitions of Liao in English

: Liao1Liao2

Liao2

proper noun

  • A dynasty which ruled much of Manchuria and part of NE China ad 947–1125.

Pronunciation:

Liao

/ljaʊ/