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Lu Kang (Youjie); Lu K‘ang (Yu-chieh); 陸抗 (幼節)

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Lu Kang (Youjie) 陸抗 (幼節)

Lived: AD 226–274


Served: Wu

Lu Xun’s second son. Known to be as capable a commander as his father.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Lu K‘ang (Yu-chieh)
Simplified Chinese: 陆抗 (幼节)
Cantonese (Yale): Luk Kong (Yau-jit)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Luk Kong (Jau-zit)
Min-Nan: Liok Kong (Yu-ciat)

Rank and Titles

Colonel Who Builds Might; Lijie Zhonglangjiang; Chief Inspector of Chaishang; General Who Maintains the Army; General-in-chief Who Maintains the Army; Governor of Yizhou; Chief Controller of Xinling, Xiling, Yidao, Lexiang, and Gong’an; Du Hu; Da Si Ma; Governor of Jingzhou

Family and Relationships

Sun Ce (Grandfather); Lu Xun (Father); Lu Tan (Brother); Lu Yan, Lu Jing, Lu Ji, Lu Xuan, Lu Yun, Lu Dan (Sons)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 119, 120

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May 13, 2014