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

Footnotes

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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