Encyclopedia: Gao Rou

Gao Rou (Wenhui); Kao Jou (Wên-hui); 高柔 (文惠)

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Gao Rou (Wenhui) 高柔 (文惠)

Lived: AD 174–263

Biographies:
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Served: Yuan Shao, Wei

Minister of the Interior. Given provisional command of the army to seize Cao Shuang’s camp.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Kao Jou (Wên-hui)
Simplified Chinese: 高柔 (文惠)
Pronunciation: Gao1 Rou2 (Wen2hui4)
Cantonese (Yale): Gou Yau (Man-wai)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Gou Jau (Man-wai)

Birthplace: Chenliu

Rank and Titles

Junior Clerk in the Department of Granaries; Gentleman of the Masters of Writing; Senior Clerk in the Department of Justice; Imperial Clerk Preparer of Documents; Minister of Justice; Minister of the Interior; Acting General in Chief; Grand Commandant

Family and Relationships

Gao Jing (Father); Gao Gan (Cousin)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 107

Zizhi tongjian: 61

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May 13, 2014