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Gejia people

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The Gejia (Chinese: 家人 or 革家人; Hanyu pinyin: Géjiā Rén; also Gedou) is an ethnic group of Chinese found in Guizhou province, southwestern China. [1]

24 relations: Animism, Antiphon, Batik, Central China Normal University, China, Chinese language, Communist Party of China, Ethnic group, Ge people (China), Gejia language, Guanling Buyei and Miao Autonomous County, Guizhou, Hmongic languages, Hou Yi, Huangping County, Kaili City, Lunar month, Lusheng, Miao people, Pinyin, Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, Qin dynasty, Slash-and-burn, Unrecognized ethnic groups in China.


Animism (from Latin anima, "breath, spirit, life") is the religious belief that objects, places and creatures all possess a distinct spiritual essence.

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An antiphon (Greek ἀντίφωνον, ἀντί "opposite" and φωνή "voice") is a short chant in Christian ritual, sung as a refrain.

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Batik (Javanese: ꦧꦠꦶꦏ꧀) is a technique of wax-resist dyeing applied to whole cloth, or cloth made using this technique originated from Indonesia.

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Central China Normal University

Central China Normal University (CCNU) or Huazhong Normal University, located in Central China Normal University Community, Luonan Subdistrict, Hongshan District in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, is a comprehensive university directly under the administration of the Chinese Ministry of Education.

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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

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Chinese language

Chinese is a group of related, but in many cases mutually unintelligible, language varieties, forming a branch of the Sino-Tibetan language family.

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Communist Party of China

The Communist Party of China (CPC), also referred to as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), is the founding and ruling political party of the People's Republic of China.

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Ethnic group

An ethnic group, or an ethnicity, is a category of people who identify with each other based on similarities such as common ancestry, language, history, society, culture or nation.

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Ge people (China)

The Ge is an ethnic group in the People's Republic of China.

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Gejia language

The Ge or Gejia language, also known as Chong'anjiang Miao 重安江苗语, is a Miao language of Huangping County, Guizhou, China.

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Guanling Buyei and Miao Autonomous County

Guanling Buyei and Miao Autonomous County is an autonomous county in Anshun City, in the southwest of Guizhou Province, China.

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Guizhou, formerly romanized as Kweichow, is a province of the People's Republic of China located in the southwestern part of the country.

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Hmongic languages

The Hmongic also known as Miao languages include the various languages spoken by the Miao people (such as Hmong, Hmu, and Xong), Pa-Hng, and the "Bunu" languages used by non-Mien-speaking Yao people.

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Hou Yi

Hou Yi was a mythological Chinese archer.

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Huangping County

Huangping County is a county in the east of Guizhou province, China.

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Kaili City

Kaili is a county-level city under the administration of Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, in southeastern Guizhou province, People's Republic of China.

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Lunar month

In lunar calendars, a lunar month is the time between two successive syzygies (new moons or full moons).

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The lusheng (also spelled lu sheng; spelled ghengx in standard Hmong and qeej in Laotian RPA Hmong) is a Miao musical instrument with multiple bamboo pipes, each fitted with a free reed, which are fitted into a long blowing tube made of hardwood.

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Miao people

The Miao is an ethnic group belonging to South China, and is recognized by the government of China as one of the 55 official minority groups.

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Hanyu Pinyin Romanization, often abbreviated to pinyin, is the official romanization system for Standard Chinese in mainland China and to some extent in Taiwan.

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Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture

Qiandongnan Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, also known as Southeast Qian Autonomous Prefecture of Miao and Dong and can be shortened as S.E. Qian Prefecture, is an autonomous prefecture in the southeast of Guizhou province in the People's Republic of China, bordering Hunan to the east and Guangxi to the south.

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Qin dynasty

The Qin dynasty was the first dynasty of Imperial China, lasting from 221 to 206 BC.

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Slash-and-burn agriculture, or fire–fallow cultivation, is a farming method that involves the cutting and burning of plants in a forest or woodland to create a field called a swidden.

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Unrecognized ethnic groups in China

Several ethnic groups of the People's Republic of China are not officially recognized.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gejia_people

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