Duan (tribe)

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The Duan (Simplified Chinese character: 段, Traditional Chinese character: 段, pinyin Dun) was a pre-state tribe of Xianbei ethnicity during the era of Sixteen Kingdoms in China. The Duan adopted the Han Chinese family name Duan due to yet unknown reason. Duan Wuwuchen was given in 303 a hereditary title— the "Duke of Liaoxi" —by the Jin Dynasty.

Chieftains of the Duan

Family names and given name Durations of reigns
Chinese convention: use family name and given name
日陸眷 Rljun late 3rd century
乞珍 Qǐzhēn late 3rd century
段務勿塵 Dun Wwchen late 3rd century-310 or 311
段疾陸眷 Dun Jljun 310 or 311 - 318
段涉復辰 Dun Shfchn 318
段匹磾 Dun Pǐdī 318-321
段末柸 Dun Mpeī 318-325
段牙 Dun Y 325
段遼 Dun Lio 325 or 326-338

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