Later Yan (後燕)
Later Yan in 391 AD
Later Yan in 398 AD
• Establishment of Zhongshan as capital
|8 February 386|
• Murong Chui's claim of imperial title
|15 February 386|
• Evacuation of Zhongshan
|27 April 397|
• Murong Xi's death
|16 September 407|
|6 November 409|
|Today part of||China|
The Later Yan (simplified Chinese :后燕; traditional Chinese :後燕; pinyin :Hòu Yān; 384-407 or 409) was a Murong–Xianbei state, located in modern-day northeast China, during the era of Sixteen Kingdoms in China.
All rulers of the Later Yan declared themselves "emperors".
|Temple names||Posthumous names||Family names and given name||Durations of reigns||Era names and their according durations|
|Shizu (世祖)||Wucheng (武成)||Murong Chui||384-396||Yanwang (燕王) 384-386|
Jianxing (建興) 386-396
|Liezong (烈宗)||Huimin (惠愍)||Murong Bao||396-398||Yongkang (永康) 396-398|
|–||–||Lan Han||398||Qinglong (青龍/青龙) 398|
|Zhongzong (中宗)||Zhaowu (昭武)||Murong Sheng||398-401||Jianping (建平) 398|
Changle (長樂) 399-401
|–||Zhaowen (昭文)||Murong Xi||401-407||Guangshi (光始) 401-406|
Jianshi (建始) 407
|–||Huiyi (惠懿)|| Murong Yun 1|
or Gao Yun 1
|407-409||Zhengshi (正始) 407-409|
|1 The family name of Gao Yun was changed to Murong when he was adopted by the royal family. If Gao Yun was counted as a ruler of the Later Yan, the state would end in 409. It ended in 407 otherwise.|
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