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Keywords:JAPANESE, MANCHURIA, CHINA, MANCHU, CHINESE, JAPAN, MANCHUKUO, DRAGON, REFER,TERMDigest:...Manchukuo, officially the State of Manchuria prior to 1934 and the Empire ofManchuria after 1934, was a puppet state of the Empire of Japan in NortheastChina and Inner Mongolia from 1932 until 1945.......Manchus formed a minority in Manchukuo, whose largest ethnic group was HanChinese.......The population of Koreans increased during the Manchukuo period, and therewere also Japanese, Mongols, White Russians and other minorities.......Names"Manchukuo" is a variant of the Wade-GilesromanizationMan-chou-kuo ofthe Mandarin pronunciation Mnzhōuguó of the original Japanese name of theǎstate, Manshūkoku(満州国).......In Japanese, the name refers to the state of Manchuria, the region of theManchus.......The English name, adapted to incorporate the word Manchu, would mean thestate of the Manchu people.......Indeed, Manchukuo was often referred to in English as simply "Manchuria", aname for Northeast China which had been particularly employed by the ImperialJapanese to promote its separation from the rest of the country.......Other European languages used equivalent terms: Manchukuo was known to itsallies as Manciukuò in Italian and Mandschukuo or Mandschureich in German.......In Chinese and Japanese, the names were Dà Mnzhōu dìguó and Dai Manshūǎteikoku....

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Term
Winter
Professor
John SImpson
Tags
Ming Dynasty, Qing Dynasty, Han Chinese, Manchukuo, Manchuria

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