Emperor Go-Horikawa

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Emperor Go-Horikawa (後堀河天皇 Go-Horikawa-tennō?) (March 22, 1212 – August 31, 1234) was the 86th emperor of Japan, according to the traditional order of succession. This reign spanned the years from 1221 through 1232.[1]

This 13th century sovereign was named after the 10th century Emperor Horikawa and go- (後), translates literally as "later;" and thus, he is sometimes called the "Later Emperor Horikawa". The Japanese word "go" has also been translated to mean the "second one;" and in some older sources, this emperor may be identified as "Horikawa, the second," or as "Horikawa II."

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Genealogy

Before his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne, his personal name (his imina)[2] was Yutahito-shinnō (茂仁親王?),[3] also known as Motsihito-shinnō.[4]

  • The third son of Imperial Prince Morisada (守貞親王) (Go-Takakura-in, 後高倉院), the second son of Emperor Takakura
  • Empress (Jingū): Sanjō (Fujiwara) ?? (三条(藤原)有子)
  • Empress (Chūgū): Konoe (Fujiwara) Nagako (近衛(藤原)長子)[5]
  • Empress (Chūgū): Kujō (Fujiwara) Sonshi (九条(藤原)竴子)[6]
    • First son: Imperial Prince Mitsuhito (秀仁親王) (Emperor Shijō)
    • Fourth daughter: Imperial Princess ?? (日韋子内親王)
  • Lady-in-waiting: Jimyōin (Fujiwara) no Motoko, Daughter of Jimyōin (Fujiwara) Ieyuki (持明院(藤原)家行)[7]
    • First daughter: Imperial Princess ?? (暉子内親王)
    • Second daughter: Imperial Princess ?? (体子内親王)
  • Lady-in-waiting: Daughter of Fujiwara Kaneyoshi (藤原兼良)
    • Third daughter: Imperial Princess ?? (昱子内親王)

Events of Go-Horikawa's life

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