Encyclopedia: Ji Ping

Ji Ping; Chi P‘ing; 吉平

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Ji Ping 吉平

Lived: AD ?–218

None Available

Served: Han

Court physician from Luoyang. Forced to commit suicide by Cao Cao.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Chi P‘ing
Simplified Chinese: 吉平
Pronunciation: Ji2 Ping2
Min-Nan: Kit Peng

Birthplace: Zuopingyi

Other Names: Ji Ben (吉本)

Name Notes: Also referenced by the name Chi T’ai in the Brewitt-Taylor translation. Called Ji Ben in SGZ and ZZTJ.

Rank and Titles

Prefect Grand Physician

Family and Relationships

Ji Miao, Ji Mu (Sons); Ji Huang, Ji Miao (Kinsmen)

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • Was not involved in the Girdle Decree Plot, he joined in Geng Ji’s plot against Cao Cao years later.

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 23, 69, 78

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Wei 23, Wei 28

Zizhi tongjian: 68



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May 13, 2014