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The Book of Songs 《詩經》

周頌‧閔予小子之什‧酌 Sacrificial odes of Zhou - Decade Of Min Yu Xiao Zi - Zhuo

毛詩:「《》,大武先祖天下。」



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Oh! powerful was the king's army;
But he nursed it in obedience to circumstances while the time was yet dark.
When the time was clearly bright,
He thereupon donned his grand armour.
We have been favoured to receive,
What the martial king accomplished.
To deal aright with what we have inherited,
We have to be sincere imitators of thy course, [O king].


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本作品在全世界都属于公有领域,因为作者逝世已经超过100,并且于192311日之前出版。
English translation: James Legge

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