• (America) IPA: /kənˈfju.ʃəs/
Proper noun
  1. Western name of Kong Qiu (孔丘), an influential Chinese philosopher who lived 551 BCE – 479 BCE.
  2. (very rare) A male given name.
  • French: Confucius
  • German: Konfuzius (Konfucius, Confucius), Konfutse
  • Italian: Confucio
  • Portuguese: Confúcio
  • Russian: Конфу́ций
  • Spanish: Confucio

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