Wu: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (w), [key]
— n.
  1. a dynasty that ruled in Chinaa.d. 222–80.
  2. a Chinese language having several dialects, spoken widely in Anhwei, Chekiang, and Kiangsu provinces and including the dialect of Shanghai.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • wu (Thesaurus)