Lü Kai

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Lü Kai
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Official of Shu Han
Born (Unknown)
Died (Unknown)
Traditional Chinese 呂凱
Simplified Chinese 吕凯
Pinyin Lǚ Kǎi
Wade–Giles Lü Kai
Courtesy name Jiping (Chinese: 季平; pinyin: Jìpíng; Wade–Giles: Chi-ping)
This is a Chinese name; the family name is .

Lü Kai (birth and death dates unknown), courtesy name Jiping, was an official of the state of Shu Han during the Three Kingdoms period. He served as the Administrator of Yongchang commandery (永昌郡). He defended it from Yong Kai's rebel forces at one time. During Zhuge Liang's Southern Campaign, he presented Zhuge Liang with a map of the Nanzhong region and served as a guide for the army.

Appointments and titles held[edit]

  • Officer of Merit in the Five Offices of Yongchang (永昌五官掾功曹)
  • Administrator of Yunnan (雲南太守)
  • Marquis of Yangqian Village (陽遷亭侯)

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