Liang Xi

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Liang Xi
Official of Cao Wei
Born Unknown
Died 230[1]
Traditional Chinese 梁習
Simplified Chinese 梁习
Pinyin Liáng Xí
Wade–Giles Liang Hsi
Courtesy name Ziyu (Chinese: 子虞; pinyin: Zǐyú; Wade–Giles: Tzu-yü)
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Liang.

Liang Xi (died 230), courtesy name Ziyu, was an official of the state of Cao Wei during the Three Kingdoms period. He was a native of Zhe (柘), Chen Commandery (陳郡). Liang Xi served as the Inspector (刺史) of Bing Province. At one time, he achieved compliance from the Xiongnu to then settle the frontier and to launch an agricultural sericulture (in which were silkworm) industry. Liang Xi was judged as a very valuable citizen and was later promoted to the post of Minister of Finance.

Appointments and titles held[edit]

  • Chief of Zhang County (漳縣長)
  • Prefect of Chengshi (乘氏令)
  • Prefect of Haixi (海西令)
  • Prefect of Xiapi (下邳令)
  • West Caolingshi (西曹令史)
  • West Assistant Official (西曹屬)
  • Senior Major (別部司馬)
  • Inspector of Bing Province (并州刺史)
  • Secondary Marquis (關內侯)
  • Consultant (議郎)
  • Assistant Officer to the West Area Commander (西部都督從事)
  • Marquis of Shenmen Village (申門亭侯)
  • Minister of Finance (大司農)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Liang Xi's biography in Records of the Three Kingdoms stated that Liang died in the 4th year of the Taihe era (227-233) in Cao Rui's reign. ([太和]四年,薨, ...)