Encyclopedia: Zhang Wei

Zhang Wei; Chang Wei; 張衛

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Zhang Wei 張衛

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Served: Zhang Lu

Zhang Lu’s younger brother. Beheaded after a brilliant battle with Xu Chu.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Chang Wei
Simplified Chinese: 张卫
Pronunciation: Zhang1 Wei4
Cantonese (Yale): Jeung Wai
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Zoeng Wai
Min-Nan: Thio Wee

Family and Relationships

Zhang Lu (Brother)

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • Surrendered rather then killed according to Zhang Lu’s SGZ but Rafe de Crespigny suggests he died while fleeing.

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 59, 65, 67

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Wei 8

Zizhi tongjian: 67

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May 13, 2014