Princess Noriko (1177–1210)

Princess Noriko (範子内親王; 4 December 1177 – 13 May 1210), also known as Hanshi, was an Empress of Japan. She was Empress as the Honorary Mother (准母) of her nephew Emperor Tsuchimikado of Japan.

Princess Noriko
範子内親王
Empress consort of Japan
Tenure10 April 1198 – 5 October 1206
Born4 December 1177
Died13 May 1210(1210-05-13) (aged 32)
Heian-kyō (Kyōto)
HouseYamato
FatherEmperor Takakura
MotherKogō-no-Tsubone

She was the daughter of Emperor Takakura and Court Lady Kogō-no-Tsubone (小督局; b.1157), Fujiwara no Shigenori’s daughter. She was later known as Empress Dowager Bōmon-in (坊門院).

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Japanese royalty
Preceded by
Empress consort of Japan
1198–1206
Succeeded by