Sun Jian’s second son. Sun Ce’s brother. Long-lived first Emperor of Wu.
Wade-Giles: Sun Ch‘üan (Chung-mou)
Simplified Chinese: 孙权 (仲谋)
Pronunciation: Sun1 Quan2 (Zhong4mou2)
Cantonese (Yale): Syun Kyun (Jung-mau)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Syun Kyun (Zung-mau)
Min-Nan: Sun Koan (Tiong-bouw)
Birthplace: Fu Chun County, Wu Prefecture
(Presently Fu Yang, Zhe Jiang Province)
Other Names: Marquis of Wu
Family and Relationships
Sun Jian (Father); Lady Wu (Mother); Sun Ce, Sun Yi, Sun Kuang, Sun Lang (Brothers); Sun He (Brother-in-law); One married to Hong Zi, One married to Pan Mi, Lady Sun [Sun Shangxiang] (Sisters); Lady Xie, Lady Xu, Lady Bu [Bu Lianshi], Lady Pan (Wives); Lady Wang of Langya, Lady Wang of Nanyang, Lady Zhong, Lady Yuan (Major Concubines); Sun Deng, Sun Lü, Sun He, Sun Ba, Sun Fen, Sun Xiu, Sun Liang (Sons); Sun Luban, Sun Luyu (Daughters)
Fact vs. Fiction
Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction
- Sun Quan did not preside over Guan Yu’s execution. He did, however, send Pan Zhang and Zhu Ran to intercept and kill Guan Yu during his flight from Jing.
Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 7, 15, 29, 31, 34, 38–40, 42–47, 49–58, 60–63, 65–68, 73, 75–88, 96–99, 102, 103, 105, 106, 108, 110, 120
Sanguozhi: Wu 2
- Top 5 Generals of Sun Quan
- Sun Quan, Cao Cao, or Liu Bei?
- Who Did Most to Establish Wu:Sun Jian, Sun Ce, or Sun Quan?
- Sun Quan’s Appearance
- Mao ZeDong on Sun Quan
- The Deeper Meaning of Liu Bei’s Visit to Sun Quan
- Emperor Sun Quan and King Sun Ce
- Was It Wise for Sun Quan to Lend Nanjun to Liu Bei?
- Why Does Everyone Love Sun Quan So Much?
- Sun Ce and Sun Quan Who Was the Better Ruler?
- The Conflict Between Sun Quan and Zhang Zhao
- Did Sun Quan Love His Family?
- View ≈19 Additional Results?
- Was Sun Quan’s Marriage Offer to Guan Yu Sincere?
- Sun Quan and Pang Tong
- Sun Quan: Really Han Chinese?
- Was It Wrong of Sun Quan to Execute Guan Yu?
- Sun Quan Surrenders, Liu Bei Done For?
- Opinions on Sun Quan?
- What if Sun Quan Attacked Xu Instead of Fan?
- Sun Quan and His Strategists
- Sun Quan in the North
- Sun Ce’s Actions if He Ruled Instead of Sun Quan
- What Was Sun Quan’s Ambition?
- Why Does Sun Quan Not Get the Lovin He Should?
- The Reign of Sun Quan.
- Sun Quan and Zhang Zhao VS Liu Biao and His Officers
- The Great Betrayal, on Sun Quan and Jing Zhou
- Sun Quan’s Hair Color
- If Sun Quan and Liu Bei Were Friends…