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Confucius Line breaks: Con|fu¦cius
Pronunciation: /kənˈfjuːʃəs/

Definition of Confucius in English:

( 551–479 bc), Chinese philosopher; Latinized name of Kongfuze ( K’ung Fu-tzu) ‘Kong the master’. His ideas about the importance of practical moral values, collected by his disciples in the Analects, formed the basis of the philosophy of Confucianism.

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