Main definitions of Liao in US English:

: Liao1Liao2

Liao1

proper noun

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

Pronunciation

Liao

/lēˈou/

Main definitions of Liao in US English:

: Liao1Liao2

Liao2

proper noun

  • A dynasty which ruled much of Manchuria and part of northeastern China AD 947–1125.

Pronunciation

Liao

/liˈou/