What is the verbatim meaning? What is the meaning of the concept within Chinese philosophy? Well i do not know why the algorithm keeps asking about the quality of standards, this makes me want to change to another Q&A forum.

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They are two famous disciples of Confucius. 淵: 顏淵 (顏回)、騫: 閔子騫 (閔損)

It is common practice in classical Chinese literature to label chapters in a book by the first word of substance, regardless of whether it actually pertains to the central meaning or not. In this case, the chapter begins with a question on the practices of these two disciples of Confucius, and their names are taken to form the chapter name.

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