Dalai Lama

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

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan ཏཱ་ལའི་བླ་མ ‎(tā la'i bla ma), compound of Mongolian ᠳᠠᠯᠠᠢ ‎(dalai, ocean) + Tibetan བླ་མ ‎(bla ma, lama).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dalai Lama ‎(plural Dalai Lamas)

  1. (Tibetan Buddhism) The supreme head of Tibetan Buddhism, believed to be an incarnation of Avalokitesvara, and considered the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]


German[edit]

German Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia de

Noun[edit]

Dalai Lama m ‎(genitive Dalai Lamas, plural Dalai Lamas)

  1. head of Tibetan Buddhism; Dalai Lama

External links[edit]

  • Dalai Lama” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon