Encyclopedia: Gong Du

Gong Du; Kung Tu; 龔都

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Gong Du 龔都

Lived: AD ?–201

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Served: Yellow Scarves, Shu

Joined Liu Bei. Former Yellow Scarve. Killed by Xiahou Yuan at Ru Nan.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Kung Tu
Simplified Chinese: 龚都
Pronunciation: Gong1 Du1
Cantonese (Yale): Gung Dou
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Gung Dou
Min-Nan: Kiong Touw

Fact vs. Fiction

Differences Between Fact and Common Fiction

  • Was not killed by Cao Cao’s forces historically. It was recorded only that his forces scattered after Liu Bei went to Liu Biao. [SGZ, ZZTJ]

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 2628, 31

Sanguozhi: Wei 1, Shu 2

Zizhi tongjian: 63-64



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April 10, 2023