Yan (state)

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11t century BCE–222 BCE
Status Kinrick/Principality
Caipital Ji
Govrenment Monarchy
Historical era Zhou Dynasty
• Established
11t century BCE
• Conquered bi Qin
222 BCE
Currency knife money
spade money
ither auncient Cheenese coinage
Succeedit bi
Qin Dynasty

Yan (Cheenese: ; pinyin: Yān; Auld Cheenese pronunciation: *ʔˤe[n]) wis an auncient Cheenese state in the Zhou dynasty.[1][2]

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  1. "The History of Yanshan". Yanshan Central Information Office (in Cheenese). Beijing Municipal Government. October 18, 2008. Archived frae the oreeginal on July 7, 2011. Retrieved July 26, 2011. 
  2. Chen Zhi (September 30, 2010). "Archived copy" 從王國維. 学灯 (in Cheenese). Confucius 2000 (16). Archived frae the oreeginal on July 26, 2011. Retrieved July 26, 2011.