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Jingū, Empress, consort of Chūai, Emperor of Japan (Legendary character), 170?-269?


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    • us: Jingō, Empress, consort of Chūai, Emperor of Japan (Legendary character), 170?-269?
    • us: Okinagatarashi-hime (Legendary character), 170?-269?
    • us: Okinagatarashi-hime no Mikoto (Legendary character), 170?-269?
    • us: 神功, Empress, consort of Chūai, Emperor of Japan (Legendary character), 170?-269?
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0170?Britannica online, June 16, 2009Americana online, June 16, 2009
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0170Dai jinmei j.
    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 0366?Jingū Kōgō hakkutsu, 1987
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 0269?Britannica online, June 16, 2009Americana online, June 16, 2009
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 0269Dai jinmei j.
    • Descriptor

        Legendary character
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        Mythological character
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    • Jingū Kōgō, 170?-269?
  • Sources

    • found: Jingū Kōgō hakkutsu, 1987:p. 21, etc. (Okinagatarashi-hime; b. 366?; wife of Chūai Tennō)
    • found: Dai jinmei j.(Jingū Kōgō; 170-269)
    • found: Jinbutsu refarensu j.(Jingū Kōgō)
    • found: Nihon rekishi d.j.(Jingu Kōgō; said to d. 269)
    • found: Dai Nihon hyakka j.(Jingū Kōgō; said to d. 269)
    • found: Daijiten(Jingū Kōgō; d. at age of 100)
    • found: Nihon kokugo d.j.(Jingū Kōgō; Okinagatarashi-hime no Mikoto)
    • found: Britannica online, June 16, 2009(Jingu; variants: Jingo, Okinagatarashi-hime No Mikoto; empress-regent of Japan; b. 170?; d. 269?)
    • found: Americana online, June 16, 2009(Jingo; variant: Jingu Kogo; dowager empress, regent; mother of Ojin, 15th emperor)
    • found: Britannica online, Aug. 22, 2014(Jingū; variants: Jingō, Jingū Kōgō, Okinagatarashi-hime No Mikoto; semi-legendary empress-regent of Japan)
    • found: World biographical information system, Aug. 22, 2014(Jingū Kōgō; another name: Jingō; earlier name: Okinagatarashi Hime; empress regent, wife of 14th emperor of Japan, Chūai)
    • found: Encyclopedia of Japan, Aug. 22, 2014(Jingū, Empres; 神功皇后 = Jingū Kōgō; r; variant: Empress Jingō; legendary nonreigning empress; according to Nihon shoki, ruled as regent for 69 years between the reigns of the legendary emperor Chūai and the emperor Ōjin, her son; modern scholars believe the figure of Jingū is a composite of several ancient shaman-rulers)
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    • 1988-12-21: new
    • 2015-08-27: revised
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