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  *曹* | 曹* | *曹
surname Cao / Zhou Dynasty vassal state
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class or grade / generation / plaintiff and defendant (old) / government department (old)
Cao Wei, the most powerful of the Three Kingdoms, established as a dynasty in 220 by Cao Pi 曹丕, son of Cao Cao, replaced by Jin dynasty in 265
Cao Zhi (192-232), son of Cao Cao 曹操, noted poet and calligrapher
Cao county in Heze 菏澤|菏泽, Shandong
Cao Pi (187-226), second son of Cao Cao 曹操, king then emperor of Cao Wei 曹魏 from 220, ruled as Emperor Wen 魏文帝, also a noted calligrapher
Cao Chong (196-208), son of Cao Cao 曹操
Cao Yu (1910-1997), PRC dramatist
Cao Can (-190 BC), second chancellor of Han Dynasty, contributed to its founding by fighting on Liu Bang's 劉邦|刘邦 side during the Chu-Han Contention 楚漢戰爭|楚汉战争 / also pr. [Cao2 Shen1]
Cao Kun (1862-1938), one of the Northern Warlords
Cao Jinghua (1897-1987), translator from Russian, professor of Peking University and essayist
Cao Buxing or Ts'ao Pu-hsing (active c. 210-250), famous semilegendary painter, one of the Four Great Painters of the Six Dynasties 六朝四大家
Cao Yuzhang (1924-1996), modern writer and publisher, author of Tales from 5000 Years of Chinese History 上下五千年
Cao Cao (155-220), famous statesman and general at the end of Han, noted poet and calligrapher, later warlord, founder and first king of Cao Wei 曹魏, father of Emperor Cao Pi 曹丕 / the main villain of novel the Romance of Three Kingdoms 三國演義|三国演义
Chinese herring (Ilisha elongata) / white herring / slender shad
Cao Gangchuan (1935-), former artillery officer, senior PRC politician and army leader
Cao Xueqin (c. 1715-c. 1764), accepted author of A Dream of Red Mansions 紅樓夢|红楼梦


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