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wǔ dài
n. five dynasties forming the interregnum between Tang and Song (907 - 960 A.D., namely: Later Liang, Later Tang, Later Jin, Later Han, Later Zhou)
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
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jiù wǔ dài shǐ
phr. Old History of the Five Dynasties (compiled by Xue Juzheng in 974)
xīn wǔ dài shǐ
phr. "New History of the Five Dynasties" (compiled by Ouyang Xiu in 1053)