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Cai Gong; Ts‘ai Kung; 蔡貢

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Cai Gong 蔡貢

Lived: Unknown

Biographies:
None Available

Served: Wu

Attacked Bu Chan of Xiling, traitor to Wu, who turned from the country in 272.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ts‘ai Kung
Simplified Chinese: 蔡貢
Pronunciation: Cai4 Gong4
Cantonese (Yale): Choi Gung
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Coi Gung
Min-Nan: Coa Khong

Literary Appearances

Sanguozhi: Wu 13

Biography

Fictional Biography

A Wu officer. When Bu Chan of Xi Ling surrendered to Jin in 272, he entered Lu Kang’s service and, together with Zuo Yi and Wu Yan, laid siege to Xi Ling.

Source Material Obtained from: Romance of the Three Kingdoms IX (Koei)

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May 13, 2014