Encyclopedia: Zhuge Dan

Zhuge Dan (Gongxiu); Chuko Tan (Kung-hsiu); 諸葛誕 (公休)

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Zhuge Dan (Gongxiu) 諸葛誕 (公休)

Lived: AD ?–258


Served: Wei, Zhuge Dan

Zhuge Liang’s cousin. Tried to rebel against Sima Zhao, but was executed.

Officer Details

Wade-Giles: Chuko Tan (Kung-hsiu)
Simplified Chinese: 诸葛诞 (公休)
Pronunciation: Zhu1ge3 Dan4 (Gong1xiu1)
Cantonese (Yale): Jyugot Daan (Gung-yau)
Cantonese (Jyutpin): Zyugot Daan (Gung-jau)

Birthplace: Yangdu county, Langya commandery

Rank and Titles

Imperial Secretariat Cadet; Palace Attendant Assistant; General Who Guards the East; Chief Commandant of Yangzhou; Marquis of Shanyang Pavilion; General Who Guards the South; General-in-Chief Who Guards the East; Chief Controller of Yangzhou; Marquis of Gaoping; General-in-Chief Who Guards the South; Minister of Works; Left Protector of the Capitol; Grand Minister over the Masses; Governor of Qingzhou; General of the Flying Cavalry; Marquis of Shouchun

Family and Relationships

Zhuge Feng (Ancestor); Zhuge Jing (Son); Zhuge Yi, Zhuge Hui, Zhuge Gan (Grandsons); Zhuge Liang (Cousin); Sima Zhou (In-law)

Literary Appearances

Romance of the Three Kingdoms: 110, 111, 112

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February 17, 2023