ChineseEdit

 
direction; way; method; road; path; principle; truth; reason; skill; Tao (of Taoism); a measure word; to say; to speak; to talk
 
courtyard; open space; place; field; a measure word; (a measure word, used for sport or recreation)
trad. (道場)
simp. (道场)

EtymologyEdit

Calque of Sanskrit बोधिमण्ड (bodhimaṇḍa, seat of wisdom)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

道場

  1. (religion) Buddhist or Taoist rites to appease and pray for the dead
  2. site for such rites

Derived termsEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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Kanji in this term
どう
Grade: 2
じょう
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

/daudiau//dɔːd͡ʑɔː//doːʑoː/

From Middle Chinese 道場 (MC dɑuX ɖɨɐŋ, literally “way + place”), itself originally a translation of Sanskrit बोधिमण्ड (bodhimaṇḍa, seat of wisdom).[1][2][3]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

道場 (どうじょう) (dōjō) (historical hiragana だうぢやう)

  1. (martial arts) dojo, training hall (place where martial arts are practiced)
  2. (Buddhism) Short for 菩提道場 (bodai-dōjō):
    1. place where a buddha has achieved enlightenment
    2. a building or facility for ascetic training
    3. (by extension) a Buddhist temple

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: dojo
  • French: dojo
  • Polish: dojo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 道場”, in 日本大百科全書:ニッポニカ (Nippon Dai Hyakka Zensho: Nipponica, Encyclopedia Nipponica)[1] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, 1984
  2. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN
  5. 5.0 5.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

道場 (dojang) (hangeul 도장)

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

NounEdit

道場

  1. Hán tự form of đạo trường (dojo).