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Liu, Xiang, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.


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  • Variants

    • Hsiang, Liu, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Lew, Heang, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Lieou, Hiang, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Liu, Gengsheng, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Liu, Zizheng, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Ryū, Kyō, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • u, Hyang, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • Xiang, Liu, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • 劉向, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • 劉子政, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • 劉更生, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • 刘向, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
    • 유 향, 77 B.C.-6 B.C.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) -0076
    • Death Date

        (edtf) -0005
    • Associated Locale

        China
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Occupation

        Scholar
          Official
            Bibliographer
              Historian
                Author
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            • Earlier Established Forms

              • Liu, Hsiang, 77?-6? B.C.
              • Liu, Xiang, 77?-6? B.C.
            • Sources

              • found: Chʻu Tzʻŭ ... 1959.
              • found: Ku chin lieh nü chuan pʻing lin, 1994:p. 7, 2nd group (劉向 = Liu Hsiang, of Han dyn.)
              • found: Qi lüe bie lu yi wen [in Xu xiu Si ku quan shu, v. 916], 2002:t.p. (劉向 = Liu Xiang, of Han dyn.) pref. (zi: 子政 = Zizheng; orig. name: 更生 = Gengsheng)
              • found: Zhongguo wen xue jia da ci dian, 1998:v. 1, p. 34 (劉向 = Liu Xiang; 77-6 B.C.; orig. name: 更生 = Gengsheng; zi: 子政 = Zizheng; authored Shuo yuan, Lie nü zhuan)
              • found: Tong Asia yŏsŏng ŭi kiwŏn, 2009:p. 22 (유 향 = Yu Hyang; Chŏnhan Kyŏnghakcha; 劉向; B.C. 77 - B.C. 6; author of "Yŏllyŏjŏn")
              • found: Shuo yuan, 1939:(劉向 = Liu Xiang)
              • found: Wikipedia, Mar. 26, 2013(Liu Xiang (simplified Chinese: 刘向; traditional Chinese: 劉向; pinyin: Liú Xiàng; Wade-Giles: Liu Hsiang) (77-6 BCE), born Liu Gengsheng (劉更生), courtesy name Zizheng (Chinese: 子政), was a government official, scholar, and author of who lived during the Han Dynasty, of China. Among his polymathic scholarly specialties were history, literary bibliography, and astronomy. Among other achievements by Liu Xin would be the development of the "Triple Concordance" 三統 astronomical system. He is particularly well-known for his bibliographic work in cataloging and editing the extensive imperial library)
            • LC Classification

              • PL2663.L5
            • Editorial Notes

              • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
              • [Non-Latin script references not evaluated.]
            • Change Notes

              • 1980-11-05: new
              • 2016-06-24: revised
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