- Born: 1621
- Died: 1698
- Other Names: Boku-sensei, Kyôsei, Heinojô, Naomiki
- Japanese: 木下順庵 (Kinoshita Jun'an)
Kinoshita Jun'an was a prominent Confucian scholar of the 17th century, an expert specifically in Neo-Confucianism in the tradition of Zhu Xi. He was the teacher of a number of other prominent scholars, including Arai Hakuseki, Amenomori Hôshû, Muro Kyûsô, the painter Gion Nankai, Sakakibara Kôshû, and Nishiyama Juntai.
- Arai Hakuseki, Joyce Ackroyd (trans.), Told Round a Brushwood Fire, University of Tokyo Press (1979), 310n12.