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King Xian of Zhou

zh-tw:周顯王 zh-cn:周显王

King Xian of Zhou, trad. ch: 周顯王, sim. Ch: 周显王, pinyin: zhō xĭan wng, wg: King Hsien of Chou was the thirty-four sovereign of the Chinese Zhou Dynasty and the twenty-third of Eastern Zhou Dynasty.

Personal information

Family name Ji (姬 jī) in Chinese
Given name Bian (扁 bĭan) in Chinese
Era name none
Father King An of Zhou
Mother unknown
Wife unknown
Children King Shenjing of Zhou
Duration of reign 368 BC-321 BC
Tomb unknown
Temple name unknown
Courtesy name unknown
Posthumous name 顯 (pinyin xĭan), literary meaning: "remarkable" or "illustrious"

Preceded by:
King Lie of Zhou
Zhou Dynasty Succeeded by:
King Shenjing of Zhou