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Yung-lo

noun
  1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Yong Lo
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Historical Examples of yung-lo

  • Often called Yung-Lo which is strictly the title of his reign.

    Hinduism and Buddhism, An Historical Sketch, Vol. 3 (of 3)

    Charles Eliot

  • Egg-shell China first appeared in the Yung-lo period, and later it was as thin as bamboo paper.

  • At last all was ready; everyone was waiting breathlessly for the sign from Yung-lo which should start the flowing of the metal.

    A Chinese Wonder Book

    Norman Hinsdale Pitman

  • When at last he came to, the first sight that met his eyes was the scowling face of Yung-lo.

    A Chinese Wonder Book

    Norman Hinsdale Pitman

  • This made the reign of Yung-lo the most magnificent period of the Ming epoch, but beneath the surface decay had begun.