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Duke Cheng of Qi (Chinese: 齊成公; pinyin: Qí Chéng Gōng; died 795 BC) was from 803 to 795 BC the eleventh recorded ruler of the State of Qi during the Western Zhou Dynasty of ancient China. His personal name was Lü Yue (呂說), ancestral name Jiang (), and Duke Cheng was his posthumous title.[1][2]

Duke Cheng of Qi
齊成公
Ruler of Qi
Reign803–795 BC
PredecessorDuke Wen of Qi
SuccessorDuke Zhuang I of Qi
Died795 BC
IssueDuke Zhuang I of Qi
Full name
Ancestral name: Jiang (姜)
Clan name: Lü (呂)
Given name: Yue (說)
HouseHouse of Jiang
FatherDuke Wen of Qi

Duke Cheng succeeded his father Duke Wen of Qi, who died in 804 BC, as ruler of Qi. He reigned for 9 years and died in 795 BC. He was succeeded by his son, Duke Zhuang I of Qi.[1][2]

FamilyEdit

  • Parents:
    • Prince Chi (公子赤; d. 804 BC), ruled as Duke Wen of Qi from 815–804 BC
  • Sons:

ReferencesEdit

  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. pp. 2513–2514. ISBN 978-7-101-07272-3.
Duke Cheng of Qi
 Died: 795 BC
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Duke Wen of Qi
Duke of Qi
803–795 BC
Succeeded by
Duke Zhuang I of Qi