Definitions

Qin

Qin

[chin]
Qin can refer to:

State

  • Qin (state), a state of China during the Eastern Zhou Dynasty
  • Qin Dynasty, which followed Qin's unification of China in 221 BC and ended in 206 BC
  • Former Qin, Di state in the Sixteen Kingdoms period
  • Later Qin, Qiang state in the Sixteen Kingdoms period
  • Western Qin, Xianbei state in the Sixteen Kingdoms period

Person

Musical instrument

  • Guqin, formerly named Qin, Chinese stringed musical instrument

  • Qinqin, a lute-type instrument

Other

  • Shaanxi, abbreviated as Qin (秦), province of China

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