Kujō Motoie

Kujō Motoie
Mon of the Kujō Family

Kujō Motoie

Kujō Motoie (九条 基家) was a member of the Kujō Family, a descendant of the Fujiwara Clan living in the 13th century. He was a known poet and with Fujiwara no Mitsutoshi authored the Zoku kokin wakashū.1

He was the son of Kujō Yoshitsune.2


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

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