Later Liang: Emperors: 907-923 - Archontology.org

Later Liang: Emperors: 907-923

Each ruler is recorded under the following protocol: temple name (miàohào | 廟號) || personal name (míng | ), considered tabooed (huì | ) upon accession; posthumous name (shì | ). The years of bestowal or change are given in brackets.
Ruling House: Zhū ()
Huángdì (皇帝)
1 Jun 907 - 18 Jul 912 Tàizǔ (太祖) || Zhū Wēn (朱溫); Quánzhōng (全忠) [883]; Zhū Huǎng (朱晃) [907]
  posthumous names: Shén wǔ yuán shèng xiào huángdì (神武元聖孝皇帝)
   
1 Aug 912 - 27 Mar 913 no temple name bestowed || Zhū Yǒuguī (朱友珪) [1]
   
on or shortly after 27 Mar 913 - 18 Nov 923 no temple name bestowed || Zhū Yǒuzhēn (朱友貞); Zhū Huáng (朱鍠) [913]; Zhū Zhèn (朱瑱) [915]
  common reference (byname): Mòdì (末帝) [2]
   

[1] 1 Aug 912 is the date of enthronement according to New History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 13. Alternative dates: 18 Jul 912 (Old History of the Five Dynasties, ch. 8) and 21 Jul 912 (Zīzhì Tòngjiàn, ch. 268).
[2] The epithet Mòdì (末帝), used by historians, is a term meaning "last emperor".
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