It is unknown why this name change occurred.

Prince Ōhiko (birth-change)

He was the son of Emperor Kogen.

Abe Ōhiko (change-death)

Abe (安倍): (Japanese) double calmness?

After being granted lands in Iga Province, he would be given the name Abe.


  • “Abe clan.” Wikipedia.
  • Asakawa, Kan’ichi. (1903). The Early Institutional Life of Japan, p.140.

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