dhātu

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Pali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit धातु (dhātu)

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

dhātu f

  1. element
  2. natural condition, a relic
  3. root of a word
  4. humour of the body
  5. a faculty of the senses

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Burmese: ဓာတု (dhatu.)
  • Khmer: ធាតុ (thiət)
  • Thai: ธาตุ (tâat)

References[edit]

dhātu in Pali Text Society (1921–1925), Pali-English Dictionary, London: Chipstead. (licensed under CC-BY-NC)