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Quick translation (classical Chinese)


Elisa_F

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@mouse Thanks for your help, I went through similar doubts while translating.

 

Anyway, I have to thank you because reading your post, when you say:

16 hours ago, mouse said:

"rituals and justice" is fine in context, but justice does rather imply a legal context, when  essentially just means "what is right". I would probably gloss 禮儀 as "etiquette and rightness", which also nicely gets across the prissiness of this ideal!

 

I thought you were right that "justice" is not suitable for 儀, but then I checked my copy and it has 知禮義. This is something I'll have to research.

 

17 hours ago, mouse said:

大倫 is a moral system, so you can include or leave out the word moral for clarity's sake, but it isn't in the original.

 

I think I'll keep the word "moral".

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