Encyclopedia: Xiahou Xuan

Xiahou Xuan (Taichu); Hsiahou Hsüan (T‘-ai-ch‘u); 夏侯玄 (太初)

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Xiahou Xuan (Taichu) 夏侯玄 (太初)

Lived: AD ?–254

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Served: Wei

Served Cao Fang. Killed by Sima Shi for plotting against him with Li Fang and Zhang Qi.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Hsiahou Hsüan (T‘-ai-ch‘u)
Simplified Chinese: 夏侯玄 (太初)
Pronunciation: Xia4hou2 Xuan2 (Tai4chu1)
Cantonese (Yale): Hahau Yun (Taai-cho)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Haahau Jyun (Taai-co)
Min-Nan: Heehouw Hian (Thay-cee)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 109, 110

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May 13, 2014