Ruled Nanman after Shamoke’s death. Captured and released seven times by Kongming.
Other Names: Meng Huo
Name Notes: In pronunciation, Meng is his surname, Huo his given name. Da means “big/large” and Wang means King, for your information, Wang2 is only one word for King, Emperors have different titles, usually Huang2 Di4.
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Fact vs. Fiction
Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction
- Whether Meng Huo existed historically is a debated subject, though he does appear by name in Han Jin Chun Qiu and Hua Yang Guo Zhi, two sources cited by Pei Songzhi.
Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 85–91
- Existence of Guan Suo and Meng Huo