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Liu Yan (Junlang); Liu Yen (Chün-lang); 劉焉 (君郎)

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Liu Yan (Junlang) 劉焉 (君郎)

Lived: AD ?–194

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Served: Han, Liu Yan

Liu Zhang’s father. Magistrate in the Yi territory after fighting Yellow Scarves.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Liu Yen (Chün-lang)
Simplified Chinese: 刘焉 (君郎)
Cantonese (Yale): Lau Yin (Gwan-long)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Lau Jin (Gwan-long)

Birthplace: Jingling in Jiangxia

Rank and Titles

Gentleman of the Palace; Office of the Master over the Populace; Prefect of Luoyang; Inspector of Jizhou; Grand Administrator of Nanyang; Superintendent of the Imperial House; Grand Master of Ceremonies; Imperial Messenger Who Oversees the Army; Designated Governor of Yi Province; Lord of Yangcheng;

Family and Relationships

Liu Yu (Imperial Ancestor); Liu Fan, Liu Dan, Liu Zhang (Sons); Liu Mao (Nephew)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 1, 77

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