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Nurhaci Nǔ’ěrhāchì 努尔哈赤 1559–1626—Jurchen chieftain, conqueror, and state builder Alternate name: Nǔ’ěrhāqí 努尔哈齐 

The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
Stephen A. WadleyStephen A. WADLEY

SummaryThe Jurchen chieftain Nurhaci began in 1583 with less than a hundred followers and proceeded to unite the Jurchen ...

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