Angen

Japanese era

Angen (安元) was a Japanese era name (年号,, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Jōan and before Jishō. This period started in July 1175[1] and ended in August 1177.[2] The reigning emperor was Takakura-tennō (高倉天皇).[3]

Events of the Angen eraEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric (2002). Japan Encyclopedia. Harvard University Press. p. 427. ISBN 978-0-674-01753-5.
  2. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric (2002). Japan Encyclopedia. Harvard University Press. p. 425. ISBN 978-0-674-01753-5.
  3. Klaproth, Julius von (1834). Nipon o dai itsi ran: ou Annales des empereurs du Japon. Oriental Translation Fund. pp. 195–200.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Klaproth, Julius von (1834). Nipon o dai itsi ran: ou Annales des empereurs du Japon. Oriental Translation Fund. p. 197.
  5. Klaproth, Julius von (1834). Nipon o dai itsi ran: ou Annales des empereurs du Japon. Oriental Translation Fund. pp. 197–198.
  6. Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland. Cambridge University Press for the Royal Asiatic Society. 1905. p. 238.

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Angen 1st 2nd 3rd
Gregorian 1175 1176 1177
Preceded by:
Jōan
Era or nengō:
Angen
Succeeded by:
Jishō