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Xun Yun (Changqing); Hsün Yün (Ch‘ang-ch‘ing)

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Xun Yun (Changqing)

Lived: Unknown

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Served: Wei

Friend of Cao Zhi. Didn’t get on with Xiahou Shang, Cao Pi resented it.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Hsün Yün (Ch‘ang-ch‘ing)
Simplified Chinese: Undefined

Birthplace: Yingchuan

Rank and Titles

General of the Interior of Tiger Might.

Family and Relationships

Xun Yu (Father); Xun Han, Xun Yi (Sons); Cao Pi, Cao Zhi (Brother-In-laws)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 61

Sanguozhi: Wei 10


Historic (Confirmed)

Xun Yun, styled Changqing, was the eldest son of Xun Yu. He inherited his father’s feif and married to the Princess of Anyang, Cao Cao’s daughter. He was a close friend of Cao Zhi, which Cao Pi resented. He died young. (1)

1: de Crespigny, Rafe: A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms (23-220 AD), de Crespigny, Rafe



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April 10, 2023