Encyclopedia: Liu Xuan

Liu Xuan (Wenheng); Liu Hsüan (Wên-hêng); 劉璿 (文衡)

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Liu Xuan (Wenheng) 劉璿 (文衡)

Lived: AD 224–264

Biographies:
None Available

Served: Shu

Son of Liu Shan, and his crown prince. Died during Zhong Hui’s rebellion.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Liu Hsüan (Wên-hêng)
Simplified Chinese: 刘璿 (文衡)
Pronunciation: Liu2 Xuan2 (Wen2heng2)

Name Notes: Called Liu Rui in Moss Roberts and Brewitt Taylor translations of the novel.

Rank and Titles

Heir Apparent

Family and Relationships

Liu Bei (Grandfather); Liu Shan (Father); Liu Li, Liu Yong (Uncles); Liu Yao, Liu Cong, Liu Zan, Liu Chen, Liu Xun, Liu Zu (Brothers)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 119

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May 13, 2014