Encyclopedia: He Yu

He Yong (Boqiu); Ho Yong (Po-ch‘iu); 何颙 (伯求)

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He Yong (Boqiu) 何颙 (伯求)

Lived: Unknown

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Served: Han, Dong Zhuo

Recognised Cao Cao and Xun Yu as men who could deal with the troubles.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ho Yong (Po-ch‘iu)
Simplified Chinese: 何顒 (伯求)
Cantonese (Yale): Ho Yu
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Ho Jyu

Birthplace: Nanyang

Name Notes: Known name is He Yu (何禺) in SGYY.

Rank and Titles

Captain of the Centre of the Northern Army; Gentleman-consultant

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 1, 2

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Wei 6, Wei 10

Hou Han shu: 62, 67

Zizhi tongjian: 56, 58, 59, 60



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May 13, 2014