Definition of Miao in English:
noun (plural same) & adjective
Another term for Hmong.
- For this season, autumn/winter 2003, the theme of the designs is the ‘Miao Hinterland’, inspired by the Miao nationality's traditional costumes.
- These observations suggest that the Miao people may have more contact with the NEA.
- Some Miao even migrated across the Chinese border into Vietnam, Laos, Kampuchea, Thailand, and Burma (Myanmar).
From Chinese Miáo, literally 'tribes'.
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