Encyclopedia: Wu Yi

Wu Yi (Ziyuan); Wu I (Tzŭ-yüan); 吳懿 (子遠)

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Wu Yi (Ziyuan) 吳懿 (子遠)

Lived: AD ?–237

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Served: Liu Zhang, Shu

Younger sister married Liu Bei, a general of some renown.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Wu I (Tzŭ-yüan)
Simplified Chinese: 吴懿 (子远)
Pronunciation: Wu2 Yi4 (Zi3yuan3)
Cantonese (Yale): Ng Yi (Ji-yun)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Ng Ji (Zi-jyun)

Birthplace: Chenliu

Name Notes: Wu Yi4 () or Yi1 () are both proper.

Rank and Titles

General of the Gentlement of the Household; General Who Attacks the Rebels of the Support Army; Commander of Guanzhong; Marquis of District; Marquis of the Greater District of Gaoyang, General of the Left; Commandant at Hanzhong, General of Chariots and Cavalries, Governor of Yongzhou; Marquis of Qiyang

Family and Relationships

Empress Mu (Sister); Wu Ban (Cousin); Liu Mao, Liu Bei (In-Laws)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 6265, 77, 91, 92, 98102, 105

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May 13, 2014