Encyclopedia: Guo Jia

Guo Jia (Fengxiao); Kuo Chia (Fêng-hsiao); 郭嘉 (奉孝)

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Guo Jia (Fengxiao) 郭嘉 (奉孝)

Lived: AD 170–207


Served: Yuan Shao, Wei

Served Cao Cao as a trusted adviser during the formative years of Wei.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Kuo Chia (Fêng-hsiao)
Simplified Chinese: 郭嘉 (奉孝)
Pronunciation: Guo1 Jia1 (Feng4xiao4Pronunciation
Cantonese (Yale): Gwok Ga (Fung-haau)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Gwok Gaa (Fung-haau)
Min-Nan: Kwee Kee (Hong-hauw)

Birthplace: Yangzhai, Yingchuan Commandery
(Presently Yu County in Henan Province)

Rank and Titles

Libationer to the Minister of Works;

Family and Relationships

Guo Yi (Son)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 1012, 14, 1619, 21, 23, 24, 29, 32, 33, 34, 50

Sanguozhi: Wei 14

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February 17, 2023