Main Page | See live article | Alphabetical index

King Cheng of Zhou

King Cheng of Zhou (ch 周成王 zhōu chéng wáng) or King Ch'eng of Chou was the second sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty.

Personal information

Family name Ji (姬 jī) in Chinese
Given Name Song (誦 sòng) in Chinese
Era name none
Father King Wu of Zhou (eldest son)
Mother unknown
Wife unknown
Children King Kang of Zhou
Approximate duration of reign 1115 BC-1078 BC
Tomb unknown
Temple name unknown
Courtesy name unknown
Posthumous name Cheng 成 (pinyin chéng), literary meaning: "established" or "successful"

Preceded by:
King Wu of Zhou
Zhou Dynasty Succeeded by:
King Kang of Zhou