Lao Ai

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Lao Ai (Cheenese: 嫪毐; pinyin: Lào Ǎi; dee'd 238 BCE) wis an imposter eunuch an offeecial o the State o Qin in the late Warrin States period. He wis the luver o Queen Dowager Zhao, the mither o Qin Shi Huang, later the First Emperor o Cheenae. He was enfeoffed as Marquis o Changxin (長信侯). Efter a conspiracy tae incite rebellion wis uncovered, he wis executit bi Qin Shi Huang.[1]

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  1. Knoblock, John; Riegel, Jeffrey (2000). The annals of Lü Buwei: a complete translation and study. Stanford University Press. ISBN 0804733546.