noun. the last imperial dynasty of China (from 1644 to 1912) which was overthrown by revolutionaries; during the Qing dynasty China was ruled by the Manchu.
- Manchu dynasty
- Ch'ing dynasty
- Qing dynasty
Rhymes with Manchu
noun. the Tungusic language spoken by the Manchu.
- Tungusic language
noun. a member of the Manchu speaking people of Mongolian race of Manchuria; related to the Tungus; conquered China in the 17th century.