Zhuangzi glossary

 

Guan Longfeng

關龍逢 Guān Lóngféng was a virtuous advisor who died trying to curb the excesses of the last king of the Xia Dynasty, the tyrant Jie. While he is admired by the Confucians (Xunzi 22.03 and 28.08), in 4:01 Zhuangzi presents him as a cautionary tale.