Encyclopedia: Pang De

Pang De (Lingming); P‘ang Tê (Ling-ming); 龐德 (令明)

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Pang De (Lingming) 龐德 (令明)

Lived: AD ?–219


Served: Ma Teng, Ma Chao, Zhang Lu, Wei

Served Ma Chao, Zhang Lu, then Cao Cao. Fought against Guan Yu at Fancheng.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: P‘ang Tê (Ling-ming)
Simplified Chinese: 庞德 (令明)
Pronunciation: Pang2 De2 (Ling4ming2Pronunciation
Min-Nan: Bang Tek (Leng-beng)

Birthplace: Huan Dao of the Nan An Prefecture

Rank and Titles

Colonel; General of the Gentleman of the Household, Marquis of a Chief Commune; General of Righteousness, Marquis of Guan Men Ting; ‘White Horse General’ (nickname); General of the Commandant of the Capital, Marquis of Li (posthumous)

Family and Relationships

Pang Hui (Son)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 58, 59, 64, 65, 67, 68, 72, 74, 75, 78

Popular Quotation

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: Chapter 74
Pang De said, “The valorous leader fears death less than desertion; the brave warrior does not break faith to save his life! This is the day of my death, but I will fight on to the last. And you, Cheng He, should fight to your end, too.”

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February 17, 2023