Encyclopedia: Cao Shuang

Cao Shuang (Zhaobo); Ts‘ao Shuang (Chao-po); 曹爽 (昭伯)

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Cao Shuang (Zhaobo) 曹爽 (昭伯)

Lived: AD ?–249

Biographies:
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Served: Wei

Regent of Cao Fang. Underestimated Sima Yi, was stripped of power, and executed.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ts‘ao Shuang (Chao-po)
Simplified Chinese: 曹爽 (昭伯)
Pronunciation: Cao2 Shuang3 (Zhao1bo2Pronunciation
Min-Nan: Co Song (Ciauw-pek)

Family and Relationships

Cao Zhen (Father); Cao Xi, Cao Xun, Cao Ze, Cao Yun, Cao Ai (Brothers)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 106, 107, 110

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May 13, 2014