Crest of the Imperial Chrysanthemum Throne.


Ikishimimi is a possible son of Emperor Annei. He is not mentioned in the Kojiki.

However, he is mentioned as a son on Annei in the main text of the Nihongi, as one of two sons. His mother is said to have been Nunasoko Nakatsuhime.1

He is listed as the father of Amatoyotsuhime.2


1. Aston. W.G. (1896) “Nihongi Volume 1: Chronicles of Japan from the Earliest Times to AD697”. Tuttle Publishing.
2. Ponsonby, F. (1959) “The Imperial House of Japan.” Kyoto: Ponsonby Memorial Society.

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