Fujiwara no Uona

Fujiwara no Uona
Mon of the Fujiwara Clan.

Fujiwara no Uona

Fujiwara no Uona (藤原 魚名) is attested to being the ancestor of Fujiwara Hidesato1 as well as being the ancestor to the Ōshu-Fujiwara and Date Families of Mutsu. He is a part of the Fujiwara Clan.

Living from 721-83 he acted as Minister during reigns of Emperor Shōmu, Kōken, Junnin, Kōnin and Kanmu. 2


1. Kodansha. (1993) ”Japan: An Illustrated Encyclopedia”. Tokyo: Kodansha Ltd.
2. Louis Frederic, translated by Kathe Roth (2002) “Japan Encyclopedia”. London: Harvard University Press.

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