Zhou

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Zhou may refer to:

Chinese history[edit]

  • King Zhou of Shang (紂) (1105 BC – 1046 BC), last king of the Shang Dynasty
  • Zhou Dynasty (周) (1045 BC – 256 BC), a dynasty split into 2 eras, Western Zhou and Eastern Zhou
  • Northern Zhou (周) (557–581), a state during the Southern and Northern Dynasties period
  • Zhou (周) (690–705), a state founded by Wu Zetian during the Tang Dynasty, also known as Second Zhou
  • Later Zhou (周) (951–960), a state during the Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period
  • Kingdom of Dazhou (周) (1354–1367), a state founded by Zhang Shicheng during the Red Turban Rebellion
  • Zhou (周) (1678–1681), a state founded by Wu Sangui during the Qing Dynasty

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