maṅgala

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Pali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मङ्गल (maṅgala).

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Adjective[edit]

maṅgala

  1. auspicious, royal, lucky, festive

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References[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

maṅgala n

  1. festivity; good omen; ceremony; prosperity.
    • Sutta (drill down Tipiṭaka, Suttapiṭaka, Khuddakanikāya, Khuddakapāṭhapāli, Maṅɡalasuttaṃ), especially the refrain
      etaṃ maṅgalamuttamaṃ
      this is the greatest blessing

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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