Encyclopedia: Bo Shou

Bo Shou; Po Shou; 白壽

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Bo Shou 白壽

Lived: AD ?–228

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Served: Shu

Shu officer. Died in the year following Kongming’s occupation of Hanzhong.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Po Shou
Simplified Chinese: 白寿
Pronunciation: Bo2 Shou4
Cantonese (Yale): Baak Sau
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Baak Sau

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 97

Sanguozhi: Shu 5

Zizhi tongjian: 71


Sanguo Yanyi

In Zhuge Liang’s memorial, he listed the officers who had died in the year since they had taken Hanzhong, naming Bo Shou as one of the “leaders of rank and generals of stations, to the number of near eighty, all people unsurpassed in dash and valor.”



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April 10, 2023