Encyclopedia: Liu Yu

Liu Yu (Boan); Liu Yü (Po-an); 劉虞 (伯安)

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Liu Yu (Boan) 劉虞 (伯安)

Lived: AD ?–193

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Served: Han, Liu Yu

Governor of Youzhou during the Later Han. Quelled Zhang Ju’s rebellion.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Liu Yü (Po-an)
Simplified Chinese: 刘虞 (伯安)
Pronunciation: Liu2 Yu2 (Bo2an1)
Min-Nan: Lauw Gi (Pek-an)

Birthplace: Donghai

Rank and Titles

Inspector of You Province; Superintendent of the Imperial House; Governor of You Province; Grand Commandant; Marquis of Rongqiu; Commander-in-Chief; Marquis of Xiangfei; Grand Tutor

Family and Relationships

Liu Shi (Father); Liu He (Son)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 2

Hou Han shu: 8, 58, 73, 89, 90

Zizhi tongjian: 59, 60, 61, 112

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May 13, 2014