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Chinese History - Dukes, Kings and Emperors of the Qin Dynasty 秦 (221-206 BCE)

Dukes and Kings of the state of Qin 秦 from the 4th century to 221 BCE
Capitals: Yong 雍, Jingyang 涇陽, Liyang 櫟陽
dynastic title personal name time
Duke Qin Xiaogong 秦孝公Ying Quliang 嬴渠梁 r. 362-338
King Qin Huiwenwang 秦惠文王Ying Si 嬴駟 r. 338-311
Qin Wuwang 秦武王Ying Dang 嬴蕩 r. 311-307
Qin Zhaoxiangwang 秦昭襄王Ying Ji 嬴稷 r. 307-251
Qin Xiaowenwang 秦孝文王Ying Zhu 嬴柱 251
Qin Zhuangxiangwang 秦莊襄王 Ying Chu 嬴楚 r. 251-247
Emperors of the Qin Dynasty 秦 (221-206 BCE)
Capital: Xianyang 咸陽 (modern Xianyang, Shaanxi)
Qin Shihuangdi 秦始皇帝 the First August Emperor of Qin
Emperor from 221 BCE.
Ying Zheng 嬴政 r. 246/221-210 BCE
Qin Ershi Huangdi 二世皇帝 the Second August Emperor of Qin Ying Huhai 嬴胡亥 r. 209-207 BCE
The King of Qin 秦王, sometimes called the Third August Emperor 三世皇帝 Ying Ziying 嬴子嬰 r. 207 BCE

Zhonguo lishi da cidian bianzuan weiyuanhui 中國歷史大辭典編纂委員會 (ed. 2000), Zhongguo lishi da cidian 中國歷史大辭典, Shanghai: Shanghai cishu chubanshe, vol.2, p. 3311.

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