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Con·fu·cius

 (kən-fyo͞o′shəs) Originally Kong Fuzi. c. 551-479 bc.
Chinese philosopher who promoted a system of social and political ethics emphasizing order, moderation, and reciprocity between superiors and subordinates. The Analects contains a collection of his sayings and dialogues compiled by disciples after his death.
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Confucius

(kənˈfjuːʃəs)
n
(Biography) Chinese name Kong Zi or K'ung Fu-tse. 551–479 bc, Chinese philosopher and teacher of ethics (see Confucianism). His doctrines were compiled after his death under the title The Analects of Confucius
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Con•fu•cius

(kənˈfyu ʃəs)

n.
551?–478? B.C., Chinese philosopher and teacher. Chinese, K'ung Fu-tzu.
Con•fu′cian, adj., n.
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Confucius

[kənˈfjuːʃəs] NConfucio
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Confucius

nKonfuzius m, → Konfutse m
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The order was founded at different times by Charlemagne, Julius Caesar, Cyrus, Solomon, Zoroaster, Confucious, Thothmes, and Buddha.
The two leaders inaugurated the Confucious Institute at the University of Punjab.
Others include his sacred geometry on the Orrell Lane railway bridge, his Hillsborough tributes (the only images that, out of respect, do not include his Sine Missione tag) and his depiction of the Chinese philosopher Confucious inChina Town.
Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, in partnership with The Fashion Designers Association of the Philippines (FDAP) and Ateneo Confucious Institute of Manila, celebrated its Chinese New Year festivities entitled as 'Lunar New Year Elegance' last February 8, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza Lobby.
As Confucious never said, 'The man who sells only eggs does not need to keep chickens', but, if he did keep chickens, he increases his options in terms of production, feed choice, egg quality, and ultimately--a source of food.
As part of the 'Confucious Classroom' the school takes groups of students on biennial educational visits to their partner school in Shanghai, the Weiyu Experimental School.
This view of emotion as prescribed feelings accompanying certain social situations is in-line with the influential Chinese philosopher Confucious' notion of emotion as "an unlearned inherent human characteristic that will be regulated like other aspects of human affairs, in the process of appropriately enacting social relationships" (Potter, 1988, p.197).
Tony Browne, a former New Zealand ambassador to China and now heads the Confucious Institute at Victoria University, said the Chinese places great significance in "leadership diplomacy." The trade relations between China and New Zealand spurred a growth of $18.2 billion in 2013 with the figure expected to exceed $20 billion within the year.
(1988), The Confucious connection: From cultural roots to economic growth.
Establishing Chinese Confucious Centers and opening Chinese Language Departments in Pakistani schools, colleges and universities may proved to be most helpful in strengthening social and economic ties between China and Pakistan.
New York: New Directions Paperback, 1964) and Confucious to Cummings.