法施

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Chinese[edit]

 
law; method; way; Buddhist teaching; Legalist; France (abbrev.)
 
distribute (alms); to do; to execute; to carry out
simp. and trad.
(法施)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

法施

  1. (literary) to teach the principles of Buddhism

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: S

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

法施 (hiragana ほうせ, rōmaji hōse)

  1. (Buddhism) a type of 旦那 (danna, dāna, Buddhist donations and charity work): preaching about Buddhism
  2. reading or chanting the sutras aloud

Verb[edit]

法施する (hiragana ほうせ, rōmaji hōse)

  1. to preach about Buddhism
  2. to read or chant the sutras aloud
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

法施 (hiragana ほっせ, rōmaji hosse)

  1. Same as above.

Verb[edit]

法施する (hiragana ほっせ, rōmaji hosse)

  1. Same as above.