Encyclopedia: Pan Zhang

Pan Zhang (Wengui); P‘an Chang; 潘璋 (文珪)

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Pan Zhang (Wengui) 潘璋 (文珪)

Lived: AD 171–234

Biographies:

Served: Wu

Served Wu. Led the forces which captured Guan Yu and his son, Guan Ping.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: P‘an Chang
Simplified Chinese: 潘璋 (文珪)
Cantonese (Yale): Pun Jeung (Man-gwai)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Pun Zoeng (Man-gwai)
Min-Nan: Poa Ciang (Bun-kui)

Birthplace: Fa Gan County, Dong Commandery
(Presently Pu Yang in He Nan Province)

Rank and Titles

Captain; Major of a Separate Command; Police Chief of the Great Market of Wu; Prefect of Xi’an; Colonel of Military Valour; Lieutenant-general; Grand Administrator of Guling; General Who Inspires Awe; Marquis of Liyang; General Who Pacifies the North; Grand Administrator of Xiangyang; General of the Right

Family and Relationships

Pan Ping (Son)

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • Was not killed by Guan Xing. His death is mentioned in Sanguozhi, but with no details, though he was still alive after Liu Bei’s defeat at Yiling.

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 38, 44, 49, MR:50, 51, 55, 61, 67, 75, 77, 81, 82, 83

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May 13, 2014