Wang Mang | personal information

Personal information

  • Father
    • Wang Man (王曼), the early-deceased brother of Empress Wang Zhengjun, second son of Wang Jin, Marquess of Yangping and his wife Li Qin
  • Mother
    • Qu (渠)
  • Wives
    • Empress Wang (created 9, d. 21), mother of Wang Yu, Wang Huo, Wang An, Wang Lin, and Princess Huanghuang
    • Empress Shi (created 23)
  • Major concubines
    • Zhenzhi (增秩), originally a female servant, family name unknown, mother of Wang Kuang
    • Huaineng (懷能), originally a female servant, family name unknown, mother of Wang Xing
    • Kaiming (開明), originally a female servant, family name unknown, mother of Wang Jie
  • Children
    • Wang Yu (王宇) (d. 2), opposed Wang Mang and was thus killed along with his wife Lü Yan and Lü Kuan brother of Lü Yan
      • Yu had six sons named Wang Qian, Wang Shou, Wang Ji, Wang Zong, Wang Shi and Wang Li (王千、王寿、王吉、王宗、王世、王利). Wang Zong, born Wang Huizong (王會宗), would succeed Wang Mang as Marquess of Xindu, but when his conspiracy against Wang Mang was discovered, he committed suicide in 8.
    • Wang Huo (王獲) (d. 5 BC), forced to commit suicide by Wang Mang
    • Wang An (王安), initially created the Lord of Xinjia (created 9), then the Prince of Xinqian (created 20) (d. 21)
    • Wang Lin (王臨), initially created the Crown Prince (created 9), then the Prince of Tongyiyang (created 20) (b. 9 BC, d. 21), forced to commit suicide by Wang Mang
    • Wang Xing (王興), the Duke of Gongxiu (功修) (created 21)
    • Wang Kuang (王匡), the Duke of Gongjian (功建) (created 21)
    • Princess Huanghuang ( Empress Xiaoping of Han) (created 10), initially created the Duchess Dowager of Ding'an (created 9) (d. 23)
    • Wang Jie (王捷), the Lady of Mudai (created 21)
Xin Dynasty sovereigns
Personal name Period of reign Era names (年號) and their according range of years
Wang Mang 9–23

Shijianguo (始建國 shi3 jian4 guo1, "The beginning of a nation's establishment") 9–13
Tianfeng (天鳳 tian1 feng1, "Heavenly Feng") 14–19
Dihuang (地皇 di4 huang2, "Earthly Emperor") 20–23

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Wang Mang
العربية: وانغ مانغ
azərbaycanca: Van Man
Bân-lâm-gú: Ông Bóng
беларуская: Ван Ман
български: Уан Ман
català: Wang Mang
čeština: Wang Mang
Deutsch: Wang Mang
eesti: Wang Mang
Ελληνικά: Ουάνγκ Μανγκ
español: Wang Mang
한국어: 왕망
Հայերեն: Վան Ման
hrvatski: Wang Mang
עברית: ואנג מאנג
қазақша: Ван Ман
Nederlands: Wang Mang
日本語: 王莽
norsk bokmål: Wang Mang
پنجابی: وانگ منگ
polski: Wang Mang
português: Wang Mang
русский: Ван Ман
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Wang Mang
suomi: Wang Mang
svenska: Wang Mang
українська: Ван Ман
Tiếng Việt: Vương Mãng
文言: 王莽
粵語: 王莽
中文: 王莽