Abe no Manao

  • Period: Heian Period
  • Occupation: Physician
  • Family: –
  • Birth: –
  • Death: –

Abe no Manao

Abe no Manao was a member of the Abe Clan.

He was a physician, who alongside Izumo Hirosada, compiled the first medical treatise in japan called the daidō ruijūhō (c.808-811).1


1. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.

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Abe no Manao