Analects of Confucius

Analects of Confucius
n. extracts from the works of Confucius

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Analects of Confucius, The — (Chinese, Lun Yü) a compilation of the discourses, maxims, and aphorisms of Confucius, dating from the 4th century B.C. * * * …   Universalium

  • Analects of Confucius, The — (Chinese, Lun Yü) a compilation of the discourses, maxims, and aphorisms of Confucius, dating from the 4th century B.C …   Useful english dictionary

  • Analects — Traditional Chinese 論語 Simplified Chinese 论 …   Wikipedia

  • Confucius — For other uses, see Confucius (disambiguation). Confucius 孔丘 A portrait of Confucius, by Tang Dynasty artist Wu Daozi (680–740). Full name …   Wikipedia

  • Confucius — /keuhn fyooh sheuhs/, n. (K ung Ch iu) 551? B.C. 478? B.C., Chinese philosopher and teacher. Chinese, K ung Fu tzu. * * * Chinese Kongfuzi or K ung fu tzu born 551 BC, Ch ü fu, state of Lu died 479, Lu Ancient Chinese teacher, philosopher, and… …   Universalium

  • CONFUCIUS — (Kung Fu Tzu) (551 479 B.C.)    little is known about his background except that he was orphaned and grew up in poverty. He came to believe that he had a mission to bring peace and GOOD government to China but during his life he gained little… …   Concise dictionary of Religion

  • analects — [an΄ə lek′təan′ə lekts΄] pl.n. [L analecta < Gr analekta < analegein, to collect < ana , up + legein, to gather] collected literary excerpts or passages: also analecta [an΄ə lek′tə] the Analects a collection of Confucius teachings …   English World dictionary

  • Confucius — (551–479 BC) (Ch., K’ung futzu, venerable master K’ung). Born in poverty in Shantung, Confucius rose to become a major administrator in his native state. In 496 BC he began a period of wandering with the intention of persuading the various rulers …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Disciples of Confucius — Sima Qian has Confucius saying: The disciples who received my instructions, and could themselves comprehend them, were seventy seven individuals. They were all scholars of extraordinary ability. The common saying is, that the disciples of the… …   Wikipedia

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