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Etymology edit

Laozi +‎ -an

Adjective edit

Laozian (comparative more Laozian, superlative most Laozian)

  1. Of or relating to the Chinese philosopher Laozi.
    • 2007, Edward Slingerland, Effortless Action, page 92:
      Of course, the nonregarding Laozian sage only appears “dull” or “muddled” from a conventional perspective. In truth, he harbors beneath his ragged sackcloth the valuable gem of true insight into the Way, []

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