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Mencius

[men-shee-uh s] /ˈmɛn ʃi əs/
noun
1.
c380–289 b.c, Chinese philosopher.
Also called Mengtzu, Mengtse, Mengtze, Mengzi.

Mengzi

[mœng-zee] /ˈmœŋˈzi/
noun, Pinyin.
1.
2.
a city in SE Yunnan province, in S China.
Also, Older Spellings, Mengtse, Mengtze
[muhng-dzuh] /ˈmʌŋˈdzʌ/ (Show IPA).
Wade-Giles, Mengtzu
[muhng-dzuh] /ˈmʌŋˈdzʌ/ (Show IPA)
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Mencius

/ˈmɛnʃɪəs; -ʃəs/
noun
1.
Chinese name Mengzi or Meng-tze. ?372–?289 bc, Chinese philosopher, who propounded the ethical system of Confucius

Mengzi

/ˈmɛŋˈtseɪ/
noun
1.
the Chinese name for Mencius
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