|Min Aung Myat |
|Queen of the Southern Palace|
|Tenure||1174 – c. 1185|
|Predecessor||herself as Chief Queen|
|Chief Queen Consort of Burma|
|Tenure||1171 – 1174|
|Spouse|| Naratheinkha (c. late 1150s–1174) |
Sithu II (1174–c. 1185)
|Issue||Saw Pyei Chantha|
Min Aung Myat (Burmese : မင်းအောင်မြတ်, pronounced [mɪ́ɴ ʔàʊɴ mjaʔ] ; also Saw Aung Myat ) was the chief queen consort of King Naratheinkha, and the Queen of the Southern Palace of King Sithu II of the Pagan Dynasty of Myanmar (Burma). King Sithu I and Queen Khin U were her maternal grandparents. Naratheinkha and Sithu II were her second cousins. She and Naratheinkha were married by their grandfather king. She had a daughter Saw Pyei Chantha with Naratheinkha but their child died in early 1170s during the reign of Naratheinkha.
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Min Aung MyatBorn:c. 1140s Died:c. 1185
as Chief Queen
| Queen of the Southern Palace |
1174 – c. 1185
as Chief Queen
| Chief Queen Consort of Burma |
1171 – 1174