Encyclopedia: Tan Fu

Tan Fu (Wenyou); T‘an Fu (Wên-yu); 檀敷 (文友)

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Tan Fu (Wenyou) 檀敷 (文友)

Lived: Unknown

None Available

Served: Miscellaneous

One of the Eight Paragons of Jiangxia. From Shanyang.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: T‘an Fu (Wên-yu)
Simplified Chinese: 檀敷 (文友)
Pronunciation: Tan2 Fu1 (Wen2you3)
Cantonese (Yale): Taan Fu (Man-yau)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Taan Fu (Man-jau)

Birthplace: Shanyang

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 6

Zizhi tongjian: 56



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May 13, 2014