Xun Kuang ([ɕy̌n kʰwâŋ]; Cheenese: 荀況; pinyin: Xún Kuàng, c. 310 – c. 235 BC, alt. c. 314 – c. 217 BC),[1] an aa widely kent as Xun Zi (Cheenese: 荀子; pinyin: Xún Zǐ, "Master Xun"), wis a Cheenese Confucian filosofer wha lived during the Warrin States period an contreibutit tae the Hunder Schuils o Thocht.

Xun Kuang
Portrait of Xun Zi.jpg
Portrait o Xun Zi
Bornc. 313 BC
State o Zhao
Diedc. 238 BC (aged 74–75)
State o Chu
Opponent(s)Mencius, Zisi
Xun Kuang
Alternative Cheenese name
Traditional Chinese荀子
Simplified Chinese荀子


Citit soorces

  • Knechtges, David R.; Shih, Hsiang-lin (2014). "Xunzi 荀子". In Knechtges, David R.; Chang, Taiping (eds.). Ancient and Early Medieval Chinese Literature: A Reference Guide, Part Three. Leiden: Brill. pp. 1757–65. ISBN 978-90-04-27216-3.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)