(archaeology) An ancient Chinese wine-bucket, often having a decorative cover.
Origin of Yu
Yu Sentence Examples
See Chung Yu Wang, Antimony (1909).
The chief tributaries of the Salween in British territory are the Nam Yu and the Nam Oi or Nam Mwe on the right bank, and the Hsipa Haw on the left.
He could tell the princes of the states what they ought to be; and he could point them to examples of perfect virtue in former times, - to the sage founders of their own dynasty; to the sage Tang, who had founded the previous dynasty of Shang; to the sage Yu, who first established a hereditary kingdom in China; and to the greater sages still who lived in a more distant golden age.
Mencius held that the composition of the Ch'un Ch'iu was as great a work as Yu's regulation of the waters of the deluge with which the Shu King commences, and did for the face of society what the earlier labour did for the face of nature.
Speaking through an interpreter, Mr Yu Jianwei told a London news conference that the company wanted Government aid to help with the project.