Ju Shou

Jǔ Shou (Chinese沮授; † 200) is a character from Luo Guanzhongs novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms, which plays in the China of the Three Kingdoms period. Its real role model was an officer of the Chinese warlord Yuan Shao.

In the novel, he argues often for over an appeal against the ambitious Cao Cao to take action, but Yuan Shao does not listen to him and can arrest and imprison him eventually. After Yuan Shao's defeat at the Battle of Guandu to Ju Shou can not be persuaded to submit to Cao Cao, and is killed.

  • Literary Figure