Encyclopedia: Sun Jing

Sun Jing (Youtai); Sun Ching (Yu-t‘-ai); 孫靜 (幼台)

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Sun Jing (Youtai) 孫靜 (幼台)

Lived: Unlisted


Served: Wu

Raised up the troops that would be Jian’s personal guard. Helped defeat Wang Lang.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Sun Ching (Yu-t‘-ai)
Simplified Chinese: 孙静 (幼台)
Pronunciation: Sun1 Jing4 (You4tai2)
Min-Nan: Sun Ceng (Yu-tay)

Birthplace: Wu

Other Names: Sun Kuang

Name Notes: Mistakenly referred to as ‘Sun Kuang’ in chapter 39 of the online Brewitt-Taylor translation.

Rank and Titles

Colonel Who Exerts Might; General of the Gentleman of the Household Who Manifests Righteousness

Family and Relationships

Sun Qiang, Sun Jian (Brothers); Sun Gao, Sun Yu, Sun Jiao, Sun Huang, Sun Qian (Sons); Sun Chuo, Sun Chao, Sun Gong (Grandchildren)

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • He is not Sun Quan’s brother, as mistakenly described in chapter 39 of Romance of the Three Kingdoms, but rather Sun Jian’s brother. [SGZ]

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 7, 15, 29, 39, 75, 108

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May 13, 2014