菩提樹

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Chinese[edit]

bodhi, the state of enlightenment that finally ends the cycle of death and rebirth and leads to nirvana tree
trad. (菩提樹) 菩提
simp. (菩提树) 菩提
Wikipedia has an article on:

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

菩提樹

  1. sacred fig (Ficus religiosa)
  2. (Buddhism) bodhi tree (the specific fig tree under which the Buddha sat when he attained enlightenment)

Japanese[edit]

Japanese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ja
Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
だい
Grade: 5
じゅ
Grade: 6
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

菩提樹 (hiragana ぼだいじゅ, rōmaji bodaiju)

  1. bodhi tree
  2. linden

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9