Heki no Sademaro (日置佐堤麻呂)

HEKI no Sademaro (佐堤麻呂) (year of birth and death unknown) was a regional administrator of Nara period. His kabane (hereditary title) was Omi. Another theory about the letters for his given name is 佐底麻呂.

He was accorded the rank of Shohachiinoge (Senior Eighth Rank, Lower Grade) of gei (Court rank for local ruling family in the region and a local official) and served as Dairyo (high-ranking local magistrate) of Izumo County, Izumo Province. His grandfather Fumi was also Dairyo.

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