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七宝

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EtymologyEdit

The seven treasures refers to the seven gems and precious metals, referenced in the Buddhist Prajñā sutras and others.

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NounEdit

七宝

  1. (archaic) the seven treasures (gold, silver, colored glaze, tridacna, agate, amber, coral)

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NounEdit

七宝 (hiragana しっぽう, romaji shippō)

  1. (Buddhism) The seven treasure: gold, silver, pearls, agate, crystal, coral, lapis lazuli.