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Yangshe Chi 羊舌赤

Oct 25, 2012 © Ulrich Theobald

Yangshe Chi 羊舌赤, courtesy name Bohua 伯華, also called Tongti Bohua 銅鞮伯華, was a nobleman in the state of Jin 晉 during the Spring and Autumn period 春秋 (770-5th cent. BCE), and a member of the house of Yangshe 羊舌.

He served as an assistant to Qi Wu 祁午, who was commander of the Central army (zhongjun wei 中軍尉). Yangshe Chi was known as a righteous person.

Zhang Huizhi 張撝之, Shen Qiwei 沈起煒, Liu Dezhong 劉德重, ed. (1999). Zhongguo lidai renming da cidian 中國歷代人名大辭典 (Shanghai: Shanghai guji chubanshe), Vol. 1, 707.