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阿頼耶識

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Kanji in this term

Jinmeiyō
Grade: S
Jinmeiyō
しき
Grade: 5
on’yomi Irregular on’yomi goon

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Sanskrit आलयविज्ञान (ālaya-vijñāna, literally dwelling-consciousness),[1][2][3] via Middle Chinese 阿賴耶識 (MC ʔɑ lɑiH jia ɕɨk̚).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)

NounEdit

阿頼耶識 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 阿賴耶識, hiragana あらやしき, rōmaji arayashiki)

  1. (Buddhism) storehouse consciousness, forming the base of all human existence

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN