Analects 7.18

Original Text:

子所雅言诗书执礼皆雅言也

Translation:

Other Translations:

The Master used the classical pronunciation when reciting the Odes and the History, and when conducting ritual. In all of these cases, he used the classical pronunciation.

Confucius, & Slingerland, E. (2003). Analects: With selections from traditional commentaries. Hackett Publishing.

The Master used the correct pronunciations when speaking of the Odes and Documents or the conduct of rituals. On all such occasions, he used the correct pronunciations.

Confucius, & Watson, B. (2007). The Analects of Confucius. Columbia University Press.

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