Ji Prefecture (Shandong)

Jizhou or Ji Prefecture was a zhou (prefecture) in imperial China centering on modern Jining, Shandong, China. It existed (intermittently) from 951 until 1348.

Ji Prefecture
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The administrative region of Ji Prefecture in Later Zhou is in modern southwestern Shandong. It probably includes parts of modern:


  • Shi Weile, ed. (2005). Zhongguo Lishi Diming Da Cidian (中国历史地名大词典) [Large Dictionary of Chinese Historical Place Names] (in Chinese). China Social Sciences Press. p. 1991. ISBN 7-5004-4929-1.