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Gao Ding (Yuan); Kao Ting (Yüan); 高定

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Gao Ding (Yuan) 高定

Lived: AD ?–225

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Served: Shu, Nanman

Shu vassal that revolted in the southern Man region.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Kao Ting (Yüan)
Simplified Chinese: 高定
Pronunciation: Gao1 Ding4
Min-Nan: Kho Teng

Birthplace: Yuexi

Rank and Titles

King of Yi Tribe

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 87

Gao Ding (Yuan)


Sanguo Yanyi

A king of the Man tribe. Rebelled with Yong Kai against Shu, but surrendered to Zhuge Liang, entered into service under him, and overthrew Yong Kai and Zhu Bao. Later, Zhuge Liang appointed him magistrate of the Yi territory.



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April 10, 2023