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Persons in Chinese History - Han Period (206 BCE - 220 CE)

Periods of Chinese History
This section contains persons of the Han period 漢 (206 BCE-220 CE), including Wang Mang's 王莽 Xin dynasty 新 (8-22 CE), and also some persons that might be classified as persons of the very late Warring States 戰國 (5th cent.-221 BCE), Qin 秦 (221-206 BCE) or Three Kingdoms 三國 (220-280) periods.

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Transcription: Hanyu pinyin. You can also search for persons by pressing keys [Strg][F].


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Ban Chao 班超 (general of the early Later Han period)
Ban Jieyu 班婕妤 (female writer of the late Former Han period)
Ban Gu 班固 (historian of the early Later Han period)
Ban Yong 班勇 (general of the mid-Later Han period)
Ban Zhao 班昭 (sister of the historian Ban Gu and China's first female scholar)
Bao Shengzhi 暴勝之 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Bao Xuan 鮑宣 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Bian Zhang 邊章 (late Eastern Han official)
Bing Ji 丙吉 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Bu Shi 卜式 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)

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Cai Lun 蔡倫, eunuch (Later Han)
Cai Yi 蔡義 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Cai Yong 蔡邕 (Confucian scholar and writer of the Later Han period)
Cang Gong 倉公, see Chunyu Yi 淳于意 (famous physician of the Former Han period)
Cao Cao 曹操, see Wei Wudi 魏武帝 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Cao Jie 曹節, eunuch (Later Han)
Cao Shen 曹參 (high minister of the early Former Han period)
Cao Teng 曹騰, eunuch (Later Han)
Chang Hui 常惠 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Chao Cuo 晁錯 (high minister of the early Former Han period)
Che Qianqiu 車千秋, see Tian Qianqiu 田千秋 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Chen Deng 陳登 (official of the late Eastern Han)
Chen Fan 陳蕃 (high minister and member of the Late Han period anti-eunuch faction)
Chen Lin 陳琳, writer (Later Han)
Chen Ping 陳平 (high minister of the early Former Han period)
Chen Rong 陳容 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Chen Sheng 陳勝 (rebel against the emperor of Qin)
Chen Tang 陳湯 (official of the late Former Han period)
Chen Wannian 陳萬年 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Chen Xi 陳豨 (general and rebel during the early Former Han period)
Chen Yu 陳餘 (rebel against the Qin dynasty)
Cheng Pu 程普 (general of the end of the Later Han period)
Chu Huaiwang 楚懷王 (nominal emperor after the end of the Qin dynasty)
Chu Yuanwang 楚元王 Liu Jiao 劉交 (brother of Emperor Han Gaozu)
Chunyu Yi 淳于意 (famous physician of the Former Han period)

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Da Dai 大戴, see Dai De 戴德 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Da Mao Gong 大毛公, see Mao Heng 毛亨 (Confucian philosopher of the Former Han period)
Da Xiahou 大夏侯, see Xiahou Sheng 夏侯勝 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Dai De 戴德 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Dai Sheng 戴聖 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Deng Tong 鄧通 (official of the early Former Han period)
Deng Yu 鄧禹 (high minister of the early Later Han period)
Diao Chan 貂蟬 (beauty with whose help the warlord Dong Zhuo was ruined)
Dong Xian 董賢 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Dong Zhongshu 董仲舒 (philosopher)
Dong Zhuo 董卓 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Dongfang Shuo 東方朔 (writer and Daoist master of the mid-Former Han period)
Dou Rong 竇融 (high minister of the early Later Han period)
Dou Wu 竇武 (high minister of the late Later Han period)
Dou Xian 竇憲 (high minister of the mid-Later Han period)
Dou Ying 竇嬰 (high minister of the early Former Han period)
Du Ye 杜鄴 (official of the late Former Han period)
Du Zhou 杜周 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Duan Huizong 段會宗 (official of the late Former Han period)

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Empress Dowager Deng 鄧太后 (consort of Emperor He and regent for the emperor Shang and An)
Empress Dou (1) 竇后 (consort of Emperor Wen)
Empress Dowager Dou (2) 竇太后 (consort of Emperor Zhang and regent for Emperor He)
Empress Dowager Liang 梁太后 (consort of Emperor Shun and regent for the emperors Chong, Zhi and Huan)
Empress Dowager Lü 呂太后 (consort of Emperor Gaozu, regent for minor emperors, r. 187-180 BCE)
Empress Yuan 元后 Wang Zhengjun 王政君 (consort of Han Yuandi, aunt of Wang Mang)
Er Kuan 兒寬, see Ni Kuan 兒寬 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)

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Fan Chou 樊稠 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Fan Kuai 樊噲 (general of the early Former Han period)
Feng Fengshi 馮奉世 (general of the late Former Han period)
Feng Tang 馮唐 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Fu Jiezi 傅介子 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Fu Kuan 傅寬 (military leader under Han Gaozu)
Fu Qian 服虔 (Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Fu Sheng 伏勝 (Confucian scholar of the early Former Han period)
Fu Xi 傅喜 (official of the late Former Han period)
Fusu 扶蘇 (oldest son of the First Emperor)

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Gai Kuanrao 蓋寬饒 (official of the late Former Han period)
Gan Yannian 甘延壽 (official of the late Former Han period)
Gaotang Sheng 高堂生, Confucian scholar (Former Han)
Gengshi Emperor 更始帝, see Liu Xuan 劉玄 (r. 23-25 CE, ruler ending the usurpation of Wang Mang)
Gong She 龔舍 (official of the late Former Han period)
Gong Sheng 龔勝 (official of the late Former Han period)
Gong Yu 貢禹 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Gongsun Ao 公孫敖 (high commander of the mid-Former Han period)
Gongsun Du 公孫度 (governor of northeast China in the late Eastern Han)
Gongsun He 公孫賀 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Gongsun Hong 公孫弘 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Gongsun Shu 公孫述 (independant ruler of Sichuan during the reign of Wang Mang)
Gongsun Zan 公孫瓚 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Gu Yong 谷永 (official of the late Former Han period)
Guan Fu 灌夫 (general of Emperor Jing)
Guan Ying 灌嬰 (general of Liu Bang)
Guo Si 郭汜 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Guo Xian 郭憲 (writer of the early Later Han)

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Han Aidi 漢哀帝 Liu Xin 劉欣 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 7-1 BCE)
Han Andi 漢安帝 Liu Hu 劉祜 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 106-125 CE)
Han Anguo 韓安國 (high minister of Emperor Jing)
Han Changru 韓長孺, see Han Anguo 韓安國
Han Chengdi 漢成帝 Liu Ao 劉驁 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 33-7 BCE)
Han Chongdi 漢沖帝 Liu Bing 劉炳 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 144-145 CE)
Han Gaozu 漢高祖 Liu Bang 劉邦 (founder of the Han dynasty, r. 206/02-195 BCE)
Han Guangwudi 漢光武帝 Liu Xiu 劉秀 (first ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 25-57)
Han Hedi 漢和帝 Liu Zhao 劉肇 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 88-105)
Han Huandi 漢桓帝 Liu Zhi 劉志 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 146-167 CE)
Han Huidi 漢惠帝 Liu Ying 劉盈 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 195-188)
Han Jingdi 漢景帝 Liu Qi 劉啟 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 157-141 BCE)
Han Lingdi 漢靈帝 Liu Hong 劉宏 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 167-188)
Han Mingdi 漢明帝 Liu Zhuang 劉莊 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 57-75)
Han Pingdi 漢平帝 Liu Kan 劉衎 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 1 BCE-5 CE)
Han Shangdi 漢殤帝 Liu Long 劉隆 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 105-106 CE)
Han Shundi 漢順帝 Liu Bao 劉保 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 125-144 CE)
Han Sui 韓遂 /regional commander of the late Eastern Han)
Han wang Xin, see Xin, King of Han 韓王信 (feudal lord after the end of the Qin dynasty)
Han Wendi 漢文帝 Liu Heng 劉恆 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 180-157 BCE)
Han Wudi 漢武帝 Liu Che 劉徹 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 141-87 BCE)
Han Xiandi 漢獻帝 Liu Xie 劉協 (last ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 189-220 CE)
Han Xin 韓信 (rebel against Han Gaozu)
Han Xuandi 漢宣帝 Liu Xun 劉詢 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 74-49 BCE)
Han Yanshou 韓延壽 (official of the late Former Han period)
Han Ying 韓嬰 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Han Yuandi 漢元帝 Liu Shi 劉奭 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 49-33 BCE)
Han Zhangdi 漢章帝 Liu Da 劉炟 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 75-88 CE)
Han Zhaodi 漢昭帝 Liu Fuling 劉弗陵 (ruler of the Former Han dynasty, 87-74 BCE)
Han Zhaoliedi 漢昭烈帝 Liu Bei 劉備 (founder of the Shu-Han dynasty, r. 221-222)
Han Zhidi 漢質帝 Liu Zuan 劉纘 (ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 145-146 CE)
He Bing 何並 (official of the late Former Han period)
He Jin 何進 (minister of Emperor Lingdi, brother of Empress He)
He Wu 何武 (high official of the late Former Han period)
He Xiu 何休 (Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Hou Cang 后倉 (Confucian scholar of the Former Han period)
Hou Lan 侯覽, eunuch (Later Han)
Hu Jian 胡建 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Hua Tuo 華佗, physician (Eastern Han)
Huan Kuan 桓寬 (writer of the Former Han period)
Huan Tan 桓譚 (philosopher of the mid-Han period)
Huhai 胡亥, see Qin Ershihuang 秦二世皇帝 (Second Emperor of Qin, r. 209-207 BCE)
Humu, Master 胡毋生/胡母生 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Huwu 胡毋, see Humu
Huo Guang 霍光 (powerful minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Huo Qubing 霍去病 (general of the mid-Former Han period)

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Ji An 汲黯 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Ji Bu 季布 (general of Xiang Yu and minister of the early Former Han period)
Ji Feng 翼奉 (official of the late Former Han period)
Jia Juanzhi 賈捐之 (official of the late Former Han period)
Jia Kui 賈逵 (Confucian philosopher of the early Later Han period)
Jia Shan 賈山 (independent advisor of the mid-Former Han period)
Jia Yi 賈誼 (official and writer of the early Former Han period)
Jian'an qizi 建安七子, group of writers (Later Han)
Jiang, Master 江公, see Master Jiang of Xiaqiu 瑕丘江公 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Jiang Chong 江充 (minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Jin Midi 金日磾 (high minister of the mid-Han period)
Jin She 靳歙 (military leader under Han Gaozu)
Jing Fang 京房 (Confucian scholar of the Former Han period)
Jing, Prince of 荊王, see Liu Jia 劉賈 (nephew of Emperor Gaozu)
Juan Buyi 雋不疑 (high official of the late Former Han period)

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Kong Anguo 孔安國 (Former Han period commentator to the Classic Shangshu)
Kong Guang 孔光 (high official of the Former Han period)
Kong Rong 孔融, writer (Later Han)
Marquis of Kuaicheng 蒯成侯, see Zhou Xie 周緤
Kuai Tong 蒯通 (political advisor in the early Han)
Kuang Heng 匡衡 (high minister of the late Former Han period)

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Li Gu 李固 (high minister of the mid-Later Han period)
Li Guang 李廣 (general of the early Former Han period)
Li Guangli 李廣利 (general of the mid-Former Han period)
Li Jue 李傕 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Li Shang 酈商 (general of Liu Bang)
Li Xun 李尋 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Li Shiqi 酈食其, see Li Yiji (advisor of Liu Bang)
Li Yiji 酈食其 (advisor of Liu Bang)
Li Ying 李膺 (high minister and member of the Late Han period anti-eunuch faction)
Liang Ji 梁冀 (powerful minister of the mi-Later Han period)
Liang Xiaowang 梁孝王 Liu Wu 劉武 (brother of Emperor Jingdi)
Liangqiu He 梁丘賀 (Confucian philosopher of the late Former Han period)
Liu An 劉安 (Prince of Huainan 淮南, mentor of the compilation of the Huainanzi)
Liu Bang 劉邦, see Han Gaozu 漢高祖
Liu Bei 劉備, see Han Zhaoliedi 漢昭烈帝
Liu Bian 劉辯 (infant ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 189 CE)
Liu Biao 劉表 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Liu Fei 劉肥, see Qi Daohuiwang 齊悼惠王
Liu Fu 劉輔 (official of the late Former Han period)
Liu He 劉賀 (short-time emperor of the Former Han period)
Liu Jia 劉賈, Prince of Jing 荊 (nephew of Emperor Gaozu)
Liu Jiao 劉交, see Chu Yuanwang 楚元王
Liu Jing 劉敬, see Lou Jing 婁敬 (advisor to Han Gaozu)
Liu Penzi 劉盆子 (first emperor after the downfall of Wang Mang)
Liu Pi 劉濞, Prince of Wu 吳王 (nephew of Emperor Han Gaozu)
Liu Quli 劉屈氂 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Liu Wu 劉武, see Liang Xiaowang 梁孝王 (brother of Emperor Jingdi)
Liu Xiang 劉向 (librarian of the late Former Han period)
Liu Xin 劉歆 (historian of the late Former Han period)
Liu Xuan 劉玄, the Gengshi Emperor 更始帝 (r. 23-25 CE)
Liu Yan 劉焉 (high official of the Later Han period)
Liu Yi 劉懿 (infant ruler of the Later Han dynasty, r. 125 CE)
Liu Yu 劉虞 (high official of the Later Han period)
Liu Ze 劉澤, see King Jing of Yan 燕敬王 (relative of Emperor Gaozu)
Liu Zhen 劉楨, writer (Later Han)
Lou Jing 婁敬 (advisor to Han Gaozu)
Lu Jia 陸賈 (political advisor of Han Gaozu, author of the Xinyu)
Lu Su 魯肅 (general of Sun Quan)
Lu Wan 盧綰 (general of and rebel against Liu Bang)
Lu Wenshu 路溫舒 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Lu Zhi 盧植 (Confucian philosopher of the late Later Han period)
Lü Bu 呂布 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Lü Hou 呂后, see Empress Lü
Lü Qiang 呂強, eunuch (Later Han)
Luan Bu 欒布 (minister of the early Former Han period)

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Ma Chao 馬超 (regional commander of the late Eastern Han)
Ma Gong 馬宮 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Ma Rong 馬融 (philosopher of the mid-Later Han period)
Ma Yuan 馬援 (general of the early Later Han period)
Mao Chang 毛萇 (Confucian philosopher of the Former Han period)
Mao Gong 毛公, see Mao Heng 毛亨 and Mao Chang 毛萇 (Confucian philosophers of the Former Han period)
Mao Heng 毛亨 (Confucian philosopher of the Former Han period)
Mei Cheng 枚乘
Mei Fu 梅福 (scholar of the late Former Han period)
Meng Xi 孟喜 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)

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Ni Kuan 兒寬 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)

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Ouyang Gao 歐陽高 (Confucian scholar of the Former Han period)

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Peng Xuan 彭宣 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Peng Yue 彭越 (general of and rebel against Liu Bang)
Ping Dang 平當 (high official of the late Former Han period)

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Qi Daohuiwang 齊悼惠王 Liu Fei 劉肥 (son of Emperor Han Gaozu)
Qin Ershihuang 秦二世皇帝 Ying Huhai 嬴胡亥 (Second Emperor of Qin, r. 209-207 BCE)
Qin Shihuang 秦始皇 Ying Zheng 嬴政 (First Emperor of Qin, r. 246/221-210 BCE)
Qin wang Ziying 秦王子嬰 (last ruler of the Qin dynasty, r. 206)
Qing Bu 黥布, see Ying Bu 英布 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin; rebel against Liu Bang)
Qing Pu 慶普, Confucian scholar (Former Han)

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Ren Ao 任敖 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Ruan Yu 阮瑀, writer (Later Han)
Ruzi Ying 孺子嬰 (last ruler of the Former Han dynasty, r. 6-8 CE)

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Sang Hongyang 桑弘羊
Shan Chao 單超, eunuch (Later Han)
Shangguan An 上官安 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Shangguan Jie 上官桀 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Shaodi 少帝, designation for several infant rulers: Liu Yi 劉懿 (r. 125 CE), Liu Bian 劉辯 (r. 189 CE)
Shen Gong 申公, see Shen Pei 申培 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Shen Pei 申培 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Shentu Jia 申屠嘉 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Shi Chou 施讎 (Confucian philosopher of the late Former Han period)
Shi Dan 史丹 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Shi Dan 師丹 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Shi Fen 石奮 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Shi Huan 史渙 (follower of Cao Cao, late Eastern Han)
Shi Xian 石顯 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Shu Guang 疏廣 (Confucian scholar of the late Former Han period)
Shu Shou 疏受 (Confucian scholar of the late Former Han period)
Shusun Tong 叔孫通 (Confucian scholar at the court of Liu Bang)
Sima Tan 司馬談 (historian of the mid-Former Han period)
Sima Qian 司馬遷 (historian of the Former Han period)
Sima Xiangru 司馬相如 (poet of the Former Han)
Su Jian 蘇建 (military commander of the mid-Former Han period)
Su Wu 蘇武 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Sui Hong 眭弘 (official of the late Former Han period)
Sun Bao 孫寶 (official of the late Former Han period)
Sun Ce 孫策 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Sun Cheng 孫程, eunuch (Later Han)
Sun Jian 孫堅 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Sun Quan 孫權, see Wu Dadi 吳大帝

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Taicang Gong 太倉公, see Chunyu Yi 淳于意 (famous physician of the Former Han period)
Tao Qian 陶謙 (high official of the Later Han period)
Tian Chou 田疇 (follower of Cao Cao, late Eastern Han)
Tian Dan 田儋 (feudal lord after the end of the Qin)
Tian Fen 田蚡 (powerful minister during the Former Han period)
Tian Qianqiu 田千秋 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Tian Shu 田叔 (minister of the early Former Han period)

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Wanshi Jun 萬石君, see Shi Fen 石奮 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Wang Bao 王褒 (poet of the mid-Former Han period)
Wang Chong 王充 (philosopher of the early Later Han period)
Wang Feng 王鳳 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Wang Ji 王吉 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Wang Jia 王嘉 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Wang Jun 王駿 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Wang Ling 王陵 (high minister of Liu Bang)
Wang Mang 王莽 (usurper that ended the Former Han dynasty)
Wang Shang 王商 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Wang Xin 王訢 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Wang Yun 王允 (high minister of the late Eastern Han)
Wang Zhang 王章 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Wang Zhaojun 王昭君 (court lady of the Former Han sent to the Xiongnu)
Wang Zhengjun 王政君, see Empress Yuan 元后 (consort of Han Yuandi, aunt of Wang Mang)
Wang Zun 王尊 (official of the late Former Han period)
Wei Bao 魏豹 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin period)
Wei Jiu 魏咎 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin period)
Wei Qing 衛青 (general of the mid-Former Han period)
Wei Wan 衛綰 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Wei Wudi 魏武帝 Cao Cao 曹操 (warlord of the late Han period)
Wei Xian 韋賢 (high minister of the Late Former Han period)
Wei Xiang 魏相 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Wu Bei 伍被 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Wu Dadi 吳大帝 Sun Quan 孫權 (founder of the Wu dynasty, r. 222-252)
Wu Guang 吳廣 (rebel against the Qin dynasty)
Wu Rui 吳芮 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin and the early Han)
Wu wang 吳王, see Liu Pi 劉濞 (nephew of Emperor Han Gaozu)
Wujiang Long 毋將隆 (official of the late Former Han period)
Wuqiu Shouwang 吾丘壽王 (official and scholar of the mid-Former Han period)
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Xi Fugong 息夫躬 (minister of the late Former Han period)
Xiahou Dun 夏侯惇 /military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Xiahou Jian 夏侯建 (Confucian philosopher of the early former Han period)
Xiahou Shang 夏侯尚 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Xiahou Sheng 夏侯勝 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Xiahou Shichang 夏侯始昌 (Confucian scholar of the early Former Han period)
Xiahou Ying 夏侯嬰 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Xiahou Yuan 夏侯淵 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Xiang Liang 項梁 (rebel leader against the Qin dynasty)
Xiang Yan 項燕 (general of Chu of the late Warring States period)
Xiang Yu 項羽 (rebel against the emperor of Qin, Hegemon of West-Chu, competitor of Liu Bang)
Xiao Dai 小戴, see Dai Sheng 戴聖 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Xiao He 蕭何 (counsellor-in-chief of Han Gaozu)
Xiao Mao Gong 小毛公, see Mao Chang 毛萇 (Confucian philosopher of the Former Han period)
Xiao Wangzhi 蕭望之 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Xiaqiu, Master Master Jiang of 瑕丘江公 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
Xin, King of Han 韓王信 (feudal lord after the end of the Qin dynasty)
Xin Qingji 辛慶忌 (general of the late Former Han period)
Xu Gan 徐幹, writer (Later Han)
Xu Le 徐樂 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Xu Shen, philosopher and writer 許慎 (Later Han)
Xue Guangde 薛廣德 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Xue Xuan 薛宣 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Xun You 荀攸 (follower of Cao Cao, late Eastern Han)
Xun Yue 荀悅 (historian and writer of the Later Han period)

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Yan An 嚴安 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Yan Jingwang 燕敬王 Liu Ze 劉澤 (relative of Emperor Gaozu)
Yan Zhu 嚴助 (official and poet of the mid-Former Han period)
Yang Chang 楊敞 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Yang Wangsun 楊王孫 (Huang-Lao philosopher of the mid-Former Han period)
Yang Xiong 揚雄 (philosopher of the late Former Han period)
Yin Wenggui 尹翁歸 (official of the late Former Han period)
Ying Bu 英布 (Qing Bu 黥布; feudal lord at the end of the Qin; rebel against Liu Bang)
Ying Shao 應劭, politician and writer (Later Han)
Ying Yang 應瑒, writer (Later Han)
Yu Dingguo 于定國 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Yuan Ang 袁盎 (high official of the Former Han period)
Yuan Gu 轅固 (Confucian philosopher of the early Former Han period)
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 Later Han period)
Yuan Shu 袁術 (warlord at the end of the Later Han period)
Yuan Tan 袁譚 (military commander of the late Eastern Han, son of Yuan Shao)
Yun Chang 云敞 (official of the late Former Han period)

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Zang Hong 臧洪 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Zang Tu 臧荼 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin)
Zhai Fangjin 翟方進 (minister of the late Former Han)
Zhang Ao 張敖 (feudal lord at the end of the Qin)
Zhang Cang 張蒼 (minister of the early Former Han)
Zhang Ou 張歐 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhang Shu 張叔, see Zhang Ou 張歐 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhang Chang 張敞 (official of the late Former Han period)
Zhang Er 張耳 (warlord at the end of the Qin)
Zhang Lu 張魯 (sectarian Daoist leader during the late Eastern Han)
Zhang Qian 張騫 (discoverer of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhang Liang 張良 (political advisor of Han Gaozu)
Zhang Miao 張邈 (high local official at the end of the Later Han period)
Zhang Rang 張讓, eunuch (Later Han)
Zhang Shizhi 張釋之 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhang Tang 張湯 (high official of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhang Xiu 張繡 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Zhang Yan 張燕 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Zhang Yang 張楊 (military commander of the late Eastern Han)
Zhang Yu 張禹 (high minister of the late Former Han period)
Zhao Chongguo 趙充國 (high general of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhao Guanghan 趙廣漢 (official of the late Former Han period)
Zhao Feiyan 趙飛燕 (consort of Emperor Cheng of the Former Han)
Zhao Ponu 趙破奴 (general of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhao Qi 趙岐 (Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Zhao Tuo 趙佗 (ruler of southern China during the early Former Han period)
Zhao Yao 趙堯 (minister of early Former Han period)
Zhao Yu 趙禹 (official of the late Former Han period)
Zheng Chong 鄭崇 (official of the late Former Han period)
Zheng Dangshi 鄭當時 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Zheng Hong 鄭弘 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Zheng Ji 鄭吉 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Zheng Xing 鄭興 (official and Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Zheng Xuan 鄭玄 (Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Zheng Zhong 鄭眾 (official and Confucian scholar of the Later Han period)
Zhi Buyi 直不疑 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhong Jun 終軍 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhou Bo 周勃 (political advisor of Han Gaozu)
Zhou Chang 周昌 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhou Ren 周仁 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhou Wen 周文, see Zhou Ren 周仁 (minister of the early Former Han period)
Zhou Xie 周緤 (military leader under Han Gaozu)
Zhou Yafu 周亞夫 (general and high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhou Yu 周瑜 (general of Sun Quan)
Zhu Bo 朱博 (high official of the late Former Han period)
Zhu Jian 朱建 (high official of the early Former Han period)
Zhu Maichen 朱買臣 (official of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhu Yun 朱雲 (official of the late Former Han period)
Zhufu Yan 主父偃 (high minister of the mid-Former Han period)
Zhuge Feng 諸葛豐 (official of the late Former Han period)
Ziying of Qin, see Qin wang Ziying 秦王子嬰 (last ruler of the Qin dynasty, r. 206)
Zou Yang 鄒陽 (advisor to Prince Xiao of Liang)


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