Encyclopedia: Li Shao

Li Shao (Yongnan); Li Shao (Yung-nan); 李邵 (永南)

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Li Shao (Yongnan) 李邵 (永南)

Lived: AD ?–225

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Served: Shu

Clerical officer, Jiang Wei was later compared to Li Shao by Zhuge Liang.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Li Shao (Yung-nan)
Simplified Chinese: 李邵 (永南)
Pronunciation: Li3 Shao4 (Yong3nan2)
Cantonese (Yale): Lei Siu (Wing-naam)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Lei Siu (Wing-naam)

Birthplace: Qi in Guanghan prefecture

Other Names: Alternately styled Weinan (偉南)

Name Notes: Style also known as Weinan.

Rank and Titles

Zhou Shu Bu Cong Shi; Xi Cao Yuan

Family and Relationships

Li Miao, Li Chao (Brothers)

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May 13, 2014