Encyclopedia: Deng Zhi

Deng Zhi (Bomiao); Têng Chih (Po-miao); 鄧芝 (伯苗)

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Deng Zhi (Bomiao) 鄧芝 (伯苗)

Lived: AD c.177–251


Served: Liu Zhang, Shu

Served Zhuge Liang. Was responsible for restoration of alliance with Wu.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Têng Chih (Po-miao)
Simplified Chinese: 邓芝 (伯苗)
Pronunciation: Deng4 Zhi1 (Bo2miao2)

Birthplace: Xinye, Xiyang

Rank and Titles

Chief of Pi Prefecture; Grand Administrator of Guanghan; General Who Manifests Prowess; General of the Front; Inspector of Yan Province; Marquis of Yangwu Commune; General of Chariots and Cavalry

Family and Relationships

Deng Yu of Han (Ancestor); Deng Liang (Son)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 85, 86, 91, 92, 95, 96, 100, 105

Sanguozhi: Shu 15

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April 10, 2023