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bodhi, the state of enlightenment that finally ends the cycle of death and rebirth and leads to nirvana tree
trad. (菩提樹) 菩提
simp. (菩提树) 菩提
 
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菩提樹

  1. sacred fig (Ficus religiosa)
  2. (Buddhism) bodhi tree (the specific fig tree under which the Buddha sat when he attained enlightenment)

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Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
だい
Grade: 5
じゅ
Grade: 6
on’yomi

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菩提樹 (hiragana ぼだいじゅ, rōmaji bodaiju)

  1. bodhi tree
  2. linden

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN