Du Yuan was a Yellow Turban who fought together with Liao Hua. He found Liu Bei's wives and took them prisoner. Liao Hua asked to let them go but Du Yuan refused and replied ill-mannered. Liao Hua then killed him.
- Luo Guanzhong. Romance of the Three Kingdoms. Trans. C. H. Brewitt-Taylor. New York: Tuttle Publishing, 2002.