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Katei (嘉禎) was a Japanese era name (年号, nengō,, lit. "year name") after Bunryaku and before Ryakunin. This period started in September 1235 and ended in November 1238. The reigning emperor was Shijō-tennō (四条天皇).

Events of the Katei Era

  • 1235 (Katei 1, 11th month): Kujō Yoritsune is raised to the 2nd rank of the 2nd class in the court hierarchy.
  • 1236 (Katei 2, 7th month): Yoritsune is raised to the 1st rank of the 2nd class in the court hierarchy.
  • 1237 (Katei 3, 8th month): Yoritsune ordered the building of a mansion in the Rokuhara section of Kyoto.

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