Encyclopedia: Bao Shao

Bao Shao; Pao Shao; 鮑邵

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Bao Shao 鮑邵

Lived: Unknown

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Served: Wei

Enfeoffed in memory of the loyalty of his father Bao Xin.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Pao Shao
Simplified Chinese: 鲍邵
Pronunciation: Bao4 Shao4
Cantonese (Yale): Baau Siu
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Baau Siu

Birthplace: Taishan

Rank and Titles

Commandant of Cavalry

Family and Relationships

Bao Xin (Father); Bao Zhong f, Bao Tao (Uncle); Bao Xun (Brother)

Literary Appearances

Sanguozhi: Wei 12


Historic (Confirmed)

Bao Shao, born in Taishan, was the son of Bao Xin. He was enfeoffed in AD 212 in memory of his father’s loyalty and service to Cao Cao. He was later appointed Commandant of Cavalry with the Staff of Authority. (1)

1: de Crespigny, Rafe: A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms (23-220 AD)



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April 10, 2023