Liu
劉(Lao, Lau, Low, Lauv, Liew, Liu, Loo,Lowe, Liou or Yu) is a common Chinese family name. The Liu as transcribed in English can represent several different surnames written in different Chinese charact...
Cao Huan
Cao Huan (246-303), courtesy name Jingming, was the fifth and last emperor of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. In 265, he abdicated the throne in favour of Sima Yan (later Empero...
Li Feng (Cao Wei)
Li Feng (died 254), courtesy name Anguo (安國), was an official of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. He was a trusted official of the emperor Cao Fang, and did not follow the regent...
He Yan
He Yan (Chinese: 何晏; pinyin: Hé Yàn) (c. 195–249) was a politician and prominent philosopher of Wei (220–265), one of the Three Kingdoms. His style name was Ping Shu (Chinese: 平叔; pinyin&#...
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Liang Xu
Liang Xu was a minister of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period of Chinese history.Liang served in Tianshui Commandery and was an old friend of Jiang Wei. He surrendered to the rival ...
Zhang Yi (Bogong)
Zhang Yi (died 264), courtesy name Bogong, was a general of the state of Shu Han during the Three Kingdoms period.
Originally from Wuyang county (武陽; present-day Pengshan County, Meishan, Sichuan)...
Chen Qun
Chen Qun (died 236), courtesy name Changwen, was a minister of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. Chen Qun initiated the Nine-rank system for civil service nomination in Wei. Follo...
Wang Jing (Three Kingdoms)
Wang Jing (died 260), courtesy name Yanwei, was an official of the state of Cao Wei in the Three Kingdoms period.
Wang Jing was born in a peasant family in Qinghe Commandery (清河郡), which is around...
Xiang Xiu
Xiang Xiu (Chinese: 向秀) is one of the Seven Sages of the Bamboo Grove. His most famous contribution is a commentary on the Zhuangzi, which was later used and amended by Guo Xiang. After his friend...
Jia Xu
Jia Xu (147 – 11 August 223), courtesy name Wenhe, was an advisor to the warlord Cao Cao in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. He previously served Dong Zhuo, Li Jue and Zhang Xiu before finally joining Ca...
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Gongsun Yuan
Gongsun Yuan (died 238), courtesy name Wenyi (文懿), was a warlord and vassal of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period of Chinese history.
Gongsun Yuan was the son of the Han Dynasty...
Zhong Yao
Zhong Yao or Zhong You (151–230) courtesy name Yuanchang, was a calligrapher and politician who lived in the late Eastern Han Dynasty. He served in the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms perio...
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Li Sheng (Three Kingdoms)
Li Sheng (李勝: died 249) was an official of the Cao Wei. His style name is Gongzhao(公昭). He was the son of Li Xiu(李休).
During the last period of the Han Dynasty (206 BCE – 220 CE), Li Sheng's fathe...
Ruan Xian
Ruan Xian (Chinese: 阮咸; pinyin: Ruǎn Xián; Wade–Giles: Juan Hsien, zfl. 3rd century), courtesy name Zhongrong (pinyin: Zhòng Róng; Wade–Giles: Chung-jung), was a Chinese scholar wh...
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Cao Yu (Three Kingdoms)
Cao Yu (died 278), courtesy name Pengzu, was a prince in the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. He was a son of Cao Cao, a warlord who rose to power towards the end of the Han dynasty ...
Xi Zheng
Xi Zheng (died 278), courtesy name Lingxian, was an author and politician of the state of Shu Han during the late Three Kingdoms period. He also served during the early Jin Dynasty.
Born Xi Zuan (...
Guan Lu
Guan Lu (209–256), courtesy name Gongming, was a diviner who lived in the late Eastern Han Dynasty and Three Kingdoms period.
Guan Yu was the author of:All of these books were lost during the Thre...
Empress Mao (Ming)
Empress Mao (died 237), personal name unknown, formally known as Empress Mingdao, was an empress of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. She was married to Cao Rui, the second ruler ...
Zhu Zixing
In Chinese Buddhism, Zhu Zixing is described as the first Chinese to be ordained and become a Buddhist via contact with others on the Silk Road. Zhu first went to central Asia in 260 to investigate Bu...