|“||Sometimes it is those you least expect, who turn out to be the most remarkable.||„|
|~ Wang Yuanji.|
|“||I can fight as well as anybody when backed into a corner.||„|
|~ Wang Yuanji's victory quote.|
Wang Yuanji (Chinese: 王元姬) is a heroine in the 14th-century Chinese classic novel Romance of the Three Kingdoms by the late Luo Guanzhong, and its multiple adaptations. She is the empress dowager of Jin and Sima Zhao's wife. She is also known as Empress Wenming of the Jin Empire.
Wang Yuanji is a good-natured and intelligent woman, she was said to be as selfless as her family. But her father, Wang Su is often did something about her feelings, even if she not afraid or would listen to others. She was known in her youth for her childlike loyalty and devotion. Since her family are busy working, Wang Yuanji promised them to have a better choice.
When Wang Yuanji married Sima Zhao is unknown, but she has gave birth to five sons and a daughter, although her ability is relatively large due to her waywardness. Sima Zhao talked with his family at the time, she did a good job and needed to make her husband happy. Wang Yuanji did help Sima Zhao to seek more efforts, so she has warned him of the rebellion of General Zhong Hui.
After Sima Zhao's death, Sima Yan was inherited his position as regent. Soon after he forced the Wei Emperor Cao Huan to abdicate in his favor, and that he established as Emperor Wu of the Jin Dynasty. Meanwhile, he was raised his mother Wang Yuanji to become the Empress Mother. Wang Yuanji was remained true to her nature and kept modestly out of politics. Later on, she is died and was buried with her husband Sima Zhao, with honors paid to an empress.
Wang Yuanji is a gentle woman who is loving her husband. She believes that there is a greater benefit to her country, so there is little delay or excessive tolerance. Wang Yuanji looks like a sympathetic person, even she is decent, and congratulates her comrades with an open smile. Wang Yuanji can honestly express his true feelings to dear one, so her sincerity will easily become shy. Although Wang Yuanji is more responsible with Sima Zhao, but she being definitely puts all the temptations to corrected.
- She also appears as playable character in the Dynasty Warriors series.