Encyclopedia: Qiao Mao

Qiao Mao (Yuanwei); Ch‘iao Mao (Yüan-wei); 喬瑁 (元偉)

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Qiao Mao (Yuanwei) 喬瑁 (元偉)

Lived: AD ?–190

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Served: Qiao Mao

Forged decree against Dong Zhuo. Was killed by his enemy Liu Dai.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ch‘iao Mao (Yüan-wei)
Simplified Chinese: 乔瑁 (元伟)
Pronunciation: Qiao2 Mao4 (Yuan2wei3)

Birthplace: Liang

Other Names: Surname historically recorded as 橋/桥.

Rank and Titles

Inspector of Yan; Grand Administrator of Dong Commandery

Family and Relationships

Qiao Xuan (Kinsman)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 5, 6

Sanguozhi: Wei 1

Hou Han shu: 58, 74

Zizhi tongjian: 59



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May 13, 2014