涅槃

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji

NounEdit

涅槃 (hiragana ねはん, romaji nehan)

  1. nirvana

MandarinEdit

simpl. and trad.

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit निर्वाण (nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished) or Pali निब्बान (nibbāna). Middle Chinese pronunciation: /net buɑnH/ (Zhengzhang Shangfang).

PronunciationEdit

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nièpán
Zhuyin ㄋㄧㄝˋ ㄆㄢˊ
IPA (key) /ni̯ɛ⁵¹ pʰa̠n³⁵/

NounEdit

涅槃 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin nièpán)

  1. nirvana

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DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 9 April 2014, at 06:11