剎那

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Chinese[edit]

to brake (car); Buddhist monastery or temple; a brief moment
 
that; those; (sometimes used before a measure word, especially in Beijing); how; which
trad. (剎那)
simp. (刹那)

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit क्षण ‎(kṣaṇa).

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

剎那

  1. (Buddhism) instant, moment
  2. An instant; moment; second; split-second