She (Qi)

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She
Ruler of Qi
Reign 613 BC
Predecessor Duke Zhao of Qi
Successor Duke Yì of Qi
Died 613 BC
Full name
Ancestral name: Jiang (姜)
Clan name: Lü (呂)
Given name: She (舍)
House House of Jiang
Father Duke Zhao of Qi

She (Chinese: ; pinyin: Shě; died 613 BC) was for two months in 613 BC ruler of the State of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period of ancient China. His personal name was Lü She (呂舍), ancestral name Jiang (), and he was not given a posthumous title due to his short reign.[1][2]

Prince She was the son of Duke Zhao of Qi, who died in the fifth month of 613 BC after 20 years of reign. Prince She succeeded his father as ruler of Qi, but was murdered just two months later by his uncle, Duke Zhao's younger brother Shangren, who usurped the throne and became known as Duke Yì of Qi.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Sima Qian. 齐太公世家 [House of Duke Tai of Qi]. Records of the Grand Historian (in Chinese). Guoxue.com. Retrieved 14 May 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Han Zhaoqi (韩兆琦), ed. (2010). Shiji (史记) (in Chinese). Beijing: Zhonghua Book Company. p. 2553. ISBN 978-7-101-07272-3. 
She
Died: 613 BC
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Duke Zhao of Qi
Duke of Qi
613 BC
Succeeded by
Duke Yì of Qi