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Confucius
kən'fjuːʃəs
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Chinese philosopher whose ideas and sayings were collected after his death and became the basis of a philosophical doctrine known a Confucianism (circa 551-478 BC).
HyphenationCon•fu•cius
Part of Speech(名) noun
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