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date: 15 September 2019

Mencius Mèngzǐ 孟子 c. 372–c. 289 bce—Warring States period Confucian philosopher Alternate names: given name: Mèng Kē 孟轲; posthumous title: Duke of Zou (Zōu Gōng 邹公); honorific title: Second Sage (Yàshèng 亚圣) 

Source:
The Berkshire Dictionary of Chinese Biography
Author(s):
Andrew ColvinAndrew COLVIN

SummaryMencius was a philosopher of the early Warring States period, widely revered as the most important Confucian thinker after ...

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