bodhi

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit बोधि (bodhi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbəʊdi/, /ˈbɒdi/

Noun[edit]

bodhi (uncountable)

  1. (Buddhism) The state of enlightenment that finally ends the cycle of death and rebirth and leads to nirvana.

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Pali[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *bawdʰíṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *bawdʰíš, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰewdʰ- (to be awake).

Noun[edit]

bodhi f

  1. supreme knowledge

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bodhi f

  1. (Buddhism) the Bo Tree, i.e. the specific fig tree under which the Buddha sat when he attained enlightenment; the descendant of that tree on the same spot at Bodh Gaya.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Thai: โพธิ
  • Thai: โพธิ์

References[edit]

  • bodhi”, in Pali Text Society, editor, Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead, 1921-1925.