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He Jin (Suigao); Ho Chin (Sui-kao); 何進 (遂高)

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He Jin (Suigao) 何進 (遂高)

Lived: AD 135–189


Served: Han

Grand Administrator in the Han courts, but was assassinated by the eunuchs.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Ho Chin (Sui-kao)
Simplified Chinese: 何进 (遂高)
Pronunciation: He2 Jin4 (Sui4gao1Pronunciation
Cantonese (Yale): Ho Jeun (Seui-gou)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Ho Zeon (Seoi-gou)
Min-Nan: Ho Cin (Swi-kho)

Birthplace: Wan City, Nan Yang Commandery

Rank and Titles

Gentleman of the Palace; General of the Gentlemen of the Household Rapid As Tigers; Grand Administrator of Yingchuan; Palace Attendant; Court Architect; Intendant of Henan; General-in-Chief; Marquis of Shen

Family and Relationships

He Zhen (Father); He Miao (Half-Brother); Empress He (Younger Sister); Emperor Shao [Liu Bian] (Nephew)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 1, 2, 3, 4, 13, 22, 120

Search Results

Analysis Of He Jin
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How Could He Jin Fail?
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HHS Biography of He Jin (translation)
Date: 01/17     Replies: 16



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April 10, 2023