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Pei

[pey]
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noun
  1. I(eoh) M(ing) [yoh ming] /yoʊ mɪŋ/, born 1917, U.S. architect, born in China.

P.E.I.

  1. Prince Edward Island.
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Historical Examples

  • I stumbled ashore at Tongku, a station up a way on the banks of the Pei Ho river.

  • When the bearer of the message had left, Confucius "took his harpsicord, and sang to it, in order that Pei might hear him."

    The Old World and Its Ways</p>

    William Jennings Bryan

  • We were all to meet at the Pei Hei Gate at two o'clock, so we started early, for we had a long distance to travel.

    Peking Dust

    Ellen N. La Motte


British Dictionary definitions for pei

Pei

noun
  1. I (eoh) M (ing). born 1917, US architect, born in China. His buildings include the E wing of the National Museum of Art, Washington DC (1978), a glass and steel pyramid at the Louvre, Paris (1989), and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, USA (1995)

PEI

abbreviation for
  1. Prince Edward Island
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