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Zhang Cheng (Gongxian); Chang Ch‘êng (Kung-hsien); 張承 (公先)

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Zhang Cheng (Gongxian) 張承 (公先)

Lived: AD ?–215

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Served: Han, Yuan Shu, Wei

Warned Yuan Shu about declaring himself Son of Heaven, served in many ranks.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Chang Ch‘êng (Kung-hsien)
Simplified Chinese: 张承 (公先)
Pronunciation: Zhang1 Cheng2 (Gong1xian1)
Cantonese (Yale): Jeung Sing (Gung-sin)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Zoeng Sing (Gung-sin)
Min-Nan: Thio Sin (Kong-sian)

Birthplace: Henei

Rank and Titles

Consultant; Commandant at Yique; Counsellor Remonstrant; Administrator of Zhao

Family and Relationships

Zhang Yan (Father); Zhang Fan, Zhang Zhao (Brothers)

Literary Appearances

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Wei 11

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May 13, 2014