Zhengtong (era)

Zhengtong (simplified Chinese: 正统; traditional Chinese: 正統; pinyin: Zhèngtǒng; Wade–Giles: Cheng-t'sung; lit. 'right governance') (18 January 1436 – 13 January 1450) was the first era name of Emperor Yingzong, the sixth emperor of the Ming dynasty of China.

Comparison tableEdit

Zhengtong 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
AD 1436 1437 1438 1439 1440 1441 1442 1443 1444 1445
Gānzhī
干支
Bǐngchén
丙辰
Dīngsì
丁巳
Wùwǔ
戊午
Jǐwèi
己未
Gēngshēn
庚申
Xīnyǒu
辛酉
Rénxū
壬戌
Guǐhài
癸亥
Jiǎzǐ
甲子
Yǐchǒu
乙丑
Zhengtong 11 12 13 14
AD 1446 1447 1448 1449
Gānzhī
干支
Bǐngyín
丙寅
Dīngmǎo
丁卯
Wùchén
戊辰
Jǐsì
己巳

Other eras contemporaneous with ZhengtongEdit

  • China
    • Taiding (泰定, 1448–1449): Ming period — era name of Chen Jianhu (陳鑑胡)
    • Dongyang (東陽, 1449–1450): Ming period — era name of Huang Xiaoyang (黃蕭養)
  • Vietnam
    • Thiệu Bình (紹平, 1434–1439): Later Lê dynasty — era name of Lê Thái Tông
    • Đại Bảo (大寶, 1440–1442): Later Lê dynasty — era name of Lê Thái Tông
    • Đại Hòa (大和) or Thái Hòa (太和) (1443–1453): Later Lê dynasty — era name of Lê Nhân Tông
  • Japan
    • Eikyō (永享, 1429–1441): era name of Emperor Go-Hanazono
    • Kakitsu (嘉吉, 1441–1444): era name of Emperor Go-Hanazono
    • Bun'an (文安, 1444–1449): era name of Emperor Go-Hanazono
    • Hōtoku (宝徳, 1449–1452): era name of Emperor Go-Hanazono

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 李崇智 (2004). 中國歷代年號考. 北京: 中華書局. ISBN 7101025129.
  • 鄧洪波 (2005). 東亞歷史年表. 臺北: 國立臺灣大學東亞經典與文化研究計劃. ISBN 9789860005189. Archived from the original (pdf) on 2007-08-25. Retrieved 2021-11-26.
Preceded by
Xuande (宣德)
Era of China
Zhengtong (正統)

18 January 1436 – 13 January 1450
Succeeded by
Jingtai (景泰)