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Qi Wu 祁午

Oct 25, 2012 © Ulrich Theobald

Qi Wu 祁午, also written 祈午, personal name Ji Wu 姬午, was a nobleman in the state of Jin 晉 during the Spring and Autumn period 春秋 (770-5th cent. BCE) and a member of the house of Qi 祁.

He was a son of Qi Xi 祁奚 and in 570 BCE succeeded his father in the office of commander in the Central Army (zhongjun wei 中軍尉).

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