Encyclopedia: Wang Shen

Wang Shen (Chudao); Wang Shên (Ch‘u-tao); 王沈 (處道)

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Wang Shen (Chudao) 王沈 (處道)

Lived: AD ?–266

Biographies:
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Served: Wei, Jin

Compiled Wei-shu, the offical history of Wei. Betrayed Cao Mao’s revolt to Sima Zhao.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Wang Shên (Ch‘u-tao)
Simplified Chinese: 王沈 (处道)

Birthplace: Jinyang in Taiyuan.

Other Names: Wang Chen

Name Notes: can also be pronounced Chen, and his name is sometimes translated as such.

Rank and Titles

Lord of Anping

Family and Relationships

Wang Rou (Grandfather); Wang Ji (Father); Wang Chang (Uncle); Wang Zhan (Brother)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 114

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Wei 4, Wei 28

Jin Shu: 2-4, 24, 33-35, 37, 39-40, 42, 47, 64, 102

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May 13, 2014