涅槃

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ChineseEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit निर्वाण ‎(nir-vāṇa, blown or put out, extinguished) or Pali निब्बान ‎(nibbāna).

PronunciationEdit


Middle Chinese pronunciation (涅槃, reconstructed)
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (8)
Final:
Division: IV

Openness: Open
Tone: Checked (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/net̚/ /niet̚/ /net̚/ /net̚/ /nɛt̚/ /niet̚/ /nɛt̚/
Character (), Pronunciation 1/1

Initial: (3)
Final:
Division: I

Openness: Closed
Tone: Level (Ø)

Fanqie:
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
Bernard
Karlgren
Li
Rong
Pan
Wuyun
Edwin
Pulleyblank
Wang
Li
Shao
Rongfen
/buɑn/ /bʱuɑn/ /buɑn/ /bʷɑn/ /bwan/ /buɑn/ /buɑn/

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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