本願

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Chinese[edit]

 
roots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; (a measure word)
 
hope; wish; desire; ready; willing
trad. (本願)
simp. (本愿)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

本願

  1. original intention; original wish

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: 1
がん
Grade: 4
on’yomi
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Noun[edit]

本願 (hiragana ほんがん, rōmaji hongan)

  1. Amida Buddha's original vow
  2. long-awaited desire

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