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Persons of the Age of Division (c. 200-600 CE)

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A [top]
Adou 阿斗 see Liu Shan 劉禪
B [top]
Bi Gui 畢軌 high official (Cao-Wei)
Bian Zhang 邊章 high official (late Eastern Han)
Bing Yuan 邴原 high official (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
C [top]
Cang Ci 倉慈 high official (Cao-Wei)
Cao Cao 曹操 warlord (end of Eastern Han)
Cao Chun 曹純 military commander (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Fang 曹芳 ruler of the Cao-Wei (r. 239-254)
Cao Hong 曹洪 general (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Mao 曹髦 ruler of the Cao-Wei (r. 254-260 CE)
Cao Pi 曹丕 see Wei Wendi 魏文帝
Cao Ren 曹仁 general (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Shuang 曹爽 regent (Cao-Wei)
Cao Xi 曹羲 military official (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Xiong 曹熊 prince (Cao-Wei)
Cao Xiu 曹休 general (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Xun 曹訓 military offiical (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Zhang 曹彰 general (Cao-Wei)
Cao Zhao 曹肇 military commander (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Zhen 曹真 general (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Cao Zhi 曹植 prince and poet (Cao-Wei)
Chang Lin 常林 high official (Cao-Wei)
Chen Deng 陳登 high official (late Eastern Han)
Chen Fan 陳蕃 high minister and member of the anti-eunuch faction (late Eastern Han)
Chen Jiao 陳矯 high official (Cao-Wei)
Chen Lin 陳琳 writer (Eastern Han)
Chen Qun 陳群 high official (Cao-Wei)
Chen Rong 陳容 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Cheng Pu 程普 general of Sun Quan (late Eastern Han)
Cheng Yu 程昱 high official (Cao-Wei)
Cui Lin 崔林 high official (Cao-Wei)
D [top]
Deng Ai 鄧艾 high official, general (Cao-Wei)
Deng Yang 鄧颺 high official (Cao-Wei)
Dian Wei 典韋 high official (Cao-Wei)
Diao Chan 貂蟬 beauty with whose help the warlord Dong Zhuo was ruined (late Eastern Han)
Ding Mi 丁謐 high official (Cao-Wei)
Dong Zhao 董昭 high official (Cao-Wei)
Dong Zhuo 董卓 warlord (late Eastern Han)
Dou Wu 竇武 high minister (late Eastern Han)
Du Ji 杜畿 high official (Cao-Wei)
Du Xi 杜襲 high official (Cao-Wei)
Du Yu 杜預 Confucian scholar (Western Jin)
E [top]
Empress Dowager Dou 竇太后 consort of Emperor Zhang and regent for Emperor He (late Eastern Han)
Empress Dowager Liang 梁太后 consort of Emperor Shun and regent for the emperors Chong, Zhi and Huan (late Eastern Han)
F [top]
Fan Chou 樊稠 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Fan Zhen 范縝 Confucian scholar (Southern Dynasties)
Fu Gu 傅嘏 thinker (Cao-Wei)
Fu Qian 服虔 Confucian scholar (late Eastern Han)
Fu Xian 傅咸 writer (Western Jin)
Fu Xuan 傅玄 philosopher (Western Jin)
G [top]
Gan Bao 干寶 writer (Eastern Jin)
Gao Rou 高柔 high official (Cao-Wei)
Gaotang Long 高堂隆 high official (Cao-Wei)
Ge Hong 葛洪 Daoist master (Eastern Jin)
Ge Xuan 葛玄 Daoist master (Sanguo)
Gongsun Du 公孫度 governor and warlord (late Eastern Han)
Gongsun Gong 公孫恭 governor and warlord (Cao-Wei)
Gongsun Kang 公孫康 minister (Cao-Wei)
Gongsun Yuan 公孫淵 minister (Cao-Wei)
Gongsun Zan 公孫瓚 warlord (late Eastern Han)
Guan Gong 關公 see Guan Yu 關羽
Guan Ning 管寧 scholar (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Guan Yu 關羽 general (late Eastern Han/Sanguo-Shu)
Guanqiu Jian 毌丘儉 general (Cao-Wei)
Guo Huai 郭淮 military commander (Cao-Wei)
Guo Jia 郭嘉 political advisor (late Eastern Han)
Guo Pu 郭璞 philosopher (Eastern Jin)
Guo Si 郭汜 military commander(late Eastern Han)
Guo Xiang 郭象 philosopher (Western Jin)
Guo Yuan 國淵 minister (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
H [top]
Han Hao 韓浩 high official (Cao-Wei)
Han Ji 韓暨 high official (Cao-Wei)
Han Kangbo 韓康伯 philosopher (Eastern Jin)
Han Lingdi 漢靈帝 Liu Hong 劉宏 ruler of the Eastern Han (r. 167-188)
Han Sui 韓遂 regional commander (late Eastern Han)
Han Xiandi 漢獻帝 Liu Xie 劉協 last ruler of the Eastern Han (r. 189-220 CE)
He Jin 何進 high minister (late Eastern Han)
He Qia 和洽 high official (Cao-Wei)
He Xiu 何休 Confucian scholar (late Eastern Han)
He Yan 何晏 philosopher (Cao-Wei)
Hou Lan 侯覽 eunuch (Eastern Han)
Hu Zhao 胡昭 scholar (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Hu Zhi 胡質 military commander (Cao-Wei)
Hua Tuo 華佗 physician (Eastern Han)
Hua Xin 華歆 high official (Cao-Wei)
Huan Fan 桓範 high official (Cao-Wei)
Huan Jie 桓階 high official (Cao-Wei)
Huang Kan 皇侃 Confucian scholar (Southern Dynasties)
Huang Zhong 黃忠 general of Shu-Han (Sanguo)
Huangfu Mi 皇甫謐 philosopher and physician (Western Jin)
J [top]
Ji Han 嵇含 writer and botanist (Western Jin)
Ji Kang 嵇康 thinker (Western Jin)
Jia Kui 賈逵 high official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Jia Xu 賈詡 general (Cao-Wei)
Jian'an qizi 建安七子 group of writers (Eastern Han)
Jiang Ji 蔣濟 high official (Cao-Wei)
Jiao Xian 焦先 hermit (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
K [top]
Kong Rong 孔融 writer (late Eastern Han)
L [top]
Li Dian 李典 high official (Cao-Wei)
Li Feng 李豐 high official (Cao-Wei)
Li Jue 李傕 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Li Sheng 李勝 high official (Cao-Wei)
Li Tong 李通 official (Cao-Wei)
Li Ying 李膺 high minister and member of the Late Han anti-eunuch faction
Liang Mao 涼茂 minister (late Eastern Han/Sanguo)
Liang Mao 涼茂 high official (Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Liang Xi 梁習 official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Liu Bei 劉備 founder of the Shu-Han (r. 221-222)
Liu Bian 劉辯 infant ruler of the Eastern Han (r. 189 CE)
Liu Biao 劉表 warlord of the end of the Eastern Han
Liu Chan see Liu Shan 劉禪
Liu Fu 劉馥 high official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Liu Ling 劉伶 thinker (Western Jin)
Liu Shan 劉禪 last ruler of the Shu-Han (r. 223-263 CE)
Liu Shao 劉劭 philosopher (Cao-Wei)
Liu Yan 劉焉 high official (late Eastern Han)
Liu Yi 劉廙 thinker (Cao-Wei)
Liu Yu 劉虞 high minister (late Eastern Han)
Liu Zhen 劉楨 writer (late Eastern Han)
Lu Su 魯肅 general of Sun Quan (late Eastern Han)
Lu Yu 盧毓 high official (Cao-Wei)
Lu Zhi 盧植 Confucian philosopher (late Eastern Han)
Lü Bu 呂布 warlord (late Eastern Han)
Lü Meng 呂蒙 general of Sun Quan (late Eastern Han)
Lü Qian 呂虔 high official (Cao-Wei)
Lü Qiang 呂強 eunuch (Eastern Han)
M [top]
Ma Chao 馬超 regional commander (late Eastern Han)
Man Chong 滿寵 military commander (Cao-Wei)
Mei Ze 梅賾 Confucian scholar (Eastern Jin)
Muqiu Jian 母丘儉 see Guanqiu Jian 毌丘儉
N [top]
O [top]
Ouyang Jian 歐陽建 philosopher (Western Jin)
P [top]
Pang De 龐悳 military official (Cao-Wei)
Pang Yu 龐淯 high official (Cao-Wei)
Pei Qian 裴潛 high official (Cao-Wei)
Pei Wei 裴頠 philosopher (Western Jin)
Q [top]
Qian Zhao 牽招 high official (Cao-Wei)
R [top]
Ren Jun 任峻 high official (late Eastern Han)
Ruan Ji 阮籍 thinker (Western Jin)
Ruan Xian 阮咸 musician (Western Jin)
Ruan Yu 阮瑀 writer (Eastern Han)
S [top]
San Cao 三曹 the Three Caos, writers, see also Cao Cao 曹操, Cao Pi 曹丕, Cao Zhi 曹植
Shan Chao 單超 eunuch (Eastern Han)
Shan Tao 山濤 writer (Cao-Wei)
Shu Xi 束晳 philosopher (Western Jin)
Sima Biao 司馬彪 historian and philosopher (Western Jin)
Sima Lang 司馬朗 high official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Sima Shi 司馬師 general (Cao-Wei), ancestor of the Jin
Sima Yi 司馬懿 regent (Cao-Wei), ancestor of the Jin
Sima Zhao 司馬昭 regent of the Cao-Wei
Su Ze 蘇則 high official (Cao-Wei)
Sun Ce 孫策 warlord (late Eastern Han)
Sun Cheng 孫程 eunuch (Eastern Han)
Sun Chuo 孫綽 philosopher (Eastern Jin)
Sun Hao 孫皓 ruler of the Wu (r. 264-280)
Sun Jian 孫堅 warlord (late Eastern Han)
Sun Li 孫禮 high official (Cao-Wei)
Sun Liang 孫亮 ruler of the Wu (r. 252-258 CE)
Sun Quan 孫權 founder of the Wu (r. 222-252)
T [top]
Tao Qian 陶謙 high local official (late Eastern Han)
Tian Chou 田疇 advisor (late Eastern Han)
Tian Yu 田豫 military commander (Cao-Wei)
W [top]
Wang Bi 王弼 Confucian scholar (Cao-Wei)
Wang Can 王粲 writer and thinker (Cao-Wei)
Wang Chang 王昶 high official (Cao-Wei)
Wang Guan 王觀 high official (Cao-Wei)
Wang Ji 王基 military commander (Cao-Wei)
Wang Lie 王烈 high official (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Wang Ling 王淩 high official, general (Cao-Wei)
Wang Rong 王戎 thinker (Western Jin)
Wang Su 王肅 philosopher (Cao-Wei)
Wang You 王脩 high official (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Wang Yun 王允 high minister (late Eastern Han)
Wei Ji 衛覬 thinker (Cao-Wei)
Wei Mingdi 魏明帝 Cao Rui 曹叡 ruler of the Cao-Wei (r. 226-239 CE)
Wei Zhen 衛臻 high official (Cao-Wei)
Wen Pin 文聘 high official (Cao-Wei)
Wei Wendi 魏文帝 Cao Pi 曹丕 founder of the Cao-Wei (r. 220-226)
Wei Wudi 魏武帝 see Cao Cao 曹操
Wei Yuandi 魏元帝 Cao Huan 曹奂 last ruler of the Cao-Wei (r. 260-265)
Wen Hui 溫恢 high official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Wen Qin 文欽 general (Cao-Wei/Wu)
Wu Dadi 吳大帝 see Sun Quan 孫權
Wu Jingdi 吳景帝 Sun Xiu 孫休 ruler of the Wu (258-264)
Wuqiu Jian 毋丘儉, see Guanqiu Jian 毌丘儉
X [top]
Xiahou Dun 夏侯惇 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Xiahou Shang 夏侯尚 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Xiahou Xuan 夏侯玄 official and philospher (Cao-Wei)
Xiahou Yuan 夏侯淵 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Xiang Xiu 向秀 thinker (Western Jin)
Xin Pi 辛毗 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xu Chu 許褚 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xu Huang 徐晃 general (Cao-Wei)
Xu Miao 徐邈 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xu Shen 許慎 philosopher and writer (late Eastern Han)
Xu Xuan 徐宣 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xun Han 荀甝 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xun Yi 荀霬 high official (Cao-Wei)
Xun You 荀攸 advisor (late Eastern Han)
Xun Yu 荀彧 political advisor (late Eastern Han)
Xun Yue 荀悅 historian and writer (late Eastern Han)
Xun Yun 荀惲 general (Cao-Wei)
Y [top]
Yan Wen 閻溫 high official (Cao-Wei)
Yang Jun 楊俊 high official (Cao-Wei)
Yang Fu 楊阜 high official (Cao-Wei)
Ying Shao 應劭 politician and writer (late eastern Han)
Ying Yang 應瑒 writer (late Eastern Han)
Yu Jin 于禁 general (Cao-Wei)
Yuan Huan 袁渙 high official (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Yuan Shang 袁尚 military commander of the late Eastern Han, son of Yuan Shao
Yuan Shao 袁紹 warlord at the end of the Eastern Han
Yuan Shu 袁術 warlord at the end of the Eastern Han
Yuan Tan 袁譚 military commander of the late Eastern Han, son of Yuan Shao
Yue Jin 樂進 general (Cao-Wei)
Z [top]
Zang Ba 臧霸 official (Cao-Wei)
Zang Hong 臧洪 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Cheng 張承 high official (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Zhang Daoling 張道陵 sectarian Daoist leader (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Fan 張範 high official (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Zhang Fei 張飛 general of Liu Bei (late Eastern Han)
Zhang He 張郃 general (Cao-Wei)
Zhang Ji 張既 official (late Eastern Han/Cao-Wei)
Zhang Jian 張臶 see Zhang Zun 張臶
Zhang Jiao 張角 sectarian Daoist leader (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Liao 張遼 general (Cao-Wei)
Zhang Ling 張陵 see Zhang Daoling 張道陵
Zhang Lu 張魯 sectarian Daoist leader (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Miao 張邈 high local official (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Miao 張邈 philosopher (Western Jin)
Zhang Qi 張緝 high official (Cao-Wei)
Zhang Rang 張讓 eunuch (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Xiu 張繡 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Yan 張燕 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Yang 張楊 military commander (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Zhao 張昭 political advisor of Sun Quan (late Eastern Han)
Zhang Zhan 張湛 philosopher (Eastern Jin)
Zhang Zun 張臶 scholar and hermit (late Eastern Han/Three Kingdoms)
Zhao Yan 趙儼 high official (Cao-Wei)
Zheng Hun 鄭渾 high official (Cao-Wei)
Zheng Xuan 鄭玄 Confucian scholar (late Eastern Han)
Zhi Yu 摯虞 writer and politician (Western Jin)
Zhong Hui 鍾會 high official and general (Cao-Wei)
Zhou Yu 周瑜 general of Sun Quan (late Eastern Han)
Zhuge Dan 諸葛誕 high official, general (Cao-Wei)
Zhuge Jin 諸葛瑾 general of Wu, Three Kingdoms
Zhuge Liang 諸葛亮 political advisor of Liu Bei