rú Rú

  1. noun a scholar
    Domain: Literary Chinese 文言文
    Notes: The original meaning of 儒 at the time of Confucius was as a government official assisting the ruler. There are also a number of other archaic senses debated for this term (Yao, 2000. p. 18).
  2. proper noun Confucianism / Confucian school
    Domain: History 历史 , Subdomain: Confucianism 儒家
    Notes: Founded by Confucius 孔子 (551-479 BC) and elaborated by Mencius 孟子 (c. 372-c. 289 BC) and other scholars in the Warring States period (Yao, 2000, p. 7).

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儒家儒学焚书坑儒儒雅宿儒侏儒儒教儒家者言儒术现代新儒学小儒新儒家儒者儒童金儒儒家思想儒生儒士儒家文化迂儒独尊儒术, philosophical schools of the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods (770-220 BC), viz Confucians 儒家, Daoists 道家, Yin and Yang 阴阳家, Legalists 法家, Logicians 名家, Mohists 墨家, Diplomats 纵横家, Miscellaneous 杂家 , and Agriculturalists 农家 (CC-CEDICT '九流')儒林外史儒林马儒名儒儒林

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