本生

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Chinese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


Etymology 1[edit]

phonetic
simp. and trad.
(本生)

Proper noun[edit]

本生

  1. Bunsen
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

 
roots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; (a measure word)
 
to be born; to give birth; life; to grow; student; raw
simp. and trad.
(本生)

Noun[edit]

本生

  1. (literary) parents (often used by an adopted child to refer to his or her biological parents)
  2. (literary) self
  3. (Buddhism) jataka

Adjective[edit]

本生

  1. (literary, of a relative) related by blood
  2. (literary) one's own (children, parents, etc.)