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Empress Dowager Kōmyō

(701—760)


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(701–760),

a Japanese imperial consort who influenced the policies of the throne and promoted Buddhism and charitable works. Kōmyō was the highest‐ranking consort of Emperor Shōmu (701–756, r. 724–749) and ...

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