kusala

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pali kusala (merit, virtue), from Sanskrit कुशल (kuśala).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [kuˈsala]
  • Hyphenation: ku‧sa‧la

Noun[edit]

kusala (plural, first-person possessive kusalaku, second-person possessive kusalamu, third-person possessive kusalanya) kusala

  1. reward for extraordinary achievement.

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit कुशल (kuśala, adjective)

Adjective[edit]

kusala

  1. clever
  2. (morally) correct

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kusala n

  1. good action
  2. merit
  3. virtue

Declension[edit]

As the neuter of the adjective.

References[edit]

Pali Text Society, editor (1921-1925) , “kusala”, in Pali-English Dictionary, London: Chipstead