ဓမ္မ

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Burmese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali dhamma, from Sanskrit धर्म (dharma), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dʰármas, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰérmos.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Phonetic respelling: ဒ'မ
  • IPA(key): /dəma̰/
  • Romanization: MLCTS: dhamma. • ALA-LC: dhamma • BGN/PCGN: dăma. • Okell: dămá

Noun[edit]

ဓမ္မ (dhamma.)

  1. (Hinduism, Buddhsim) dharma

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • ဓမ္မ” in The Judson Burmese–English Dictionary (Rangoon: American Baptist Mission Press 1921), page 551.
  • ဓမ္မ” in Myanmar–English Dictionary (Myanmar Language Commission 1993). Searchable online at SEAlang.net.

Pali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit धर्म (dharma).

Noun[edit]

ဓမ္မ m (Devanagari धम्म, Latin script dhamma)

  1. truth
  2. doctrine
  3. (Buddhism) teachings of the Buddha