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ChineseEdit

blacken big; wooden tray
simp. and trad.
(涅槃)

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit निर्वाण ‎(nirvāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished) or Pali nibbāna.

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (8) (3)
Final () (87) (62)
Tone (調) Checked (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Closed
Division () IV I
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/net̚/ /buɑn/
Pan
Wuyun
/net̚/ /bʷɑn/
Shao
Rongfen
/nɛt̚/ /buɑn/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/nɛt̚/ /bwan/
Li
Rong
/net̚/ /buɑn/
Wang
Li
/niet̚/ /buɑn/
Bernard
Karlgren
/niet̚/ /bʱuɑn/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
niè pán

NounEdit

涅槃

  1. (Buddhism) nirvana

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Sino-Xenic (涅槃):

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
はん
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

涅槃 ‎(hiragana ねはん, romaji nehan)

  1. (Buddhism) nirvana
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