Ten'ō (天応) was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Hōki and before Enryaku. This period started in January 781 and ended in August 782. During this time, the emperor was Kammu-tennō (桓武天皇).
Events of the Ten'ō era[change]
Emperor Kammu, who received the Imperial succession in Ten'ō
- ↑ Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Ten'ō" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 960.
- ↑ Nussbaum, "Kammu Tennō," p. 464; Titsingh, Isaac. (1834). Annales des empereurs du Japon, pp. 86-95; Brown, Delmer et al. (1979). Gukanshō, pp. 277-279; Varley, H. Paul. Jinnō Shōtōki, pp. 148-150.
- ↑ Titsingh, pp. 85; Brown, p. 277.
- ↑ Titsingh, p. 86
- ↑ Varley, p. 44; a distinct act of senso is unrecognized prior to Emperor Tenji; and all sovereigns except Jitō, Yōzei, Go-Toba, and Fushimi have senso and sokui in the same year until the reign of Emperor Go-Murakami. Compare Imperial Household Agency (Kunaichō), Ceremony of Accession (Sokui-no-Rei); retrieved 2011-12-19.