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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali dhamma.

NounEdit

dhamma (countable and uncountable, plural dhammas)

  1. (Buddhism) The teachings of Buddha

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Pali dhamma.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dhamma m (usually uncountable, plural dhammas)

  1. dhamma

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vedic Sanskrit धर्म (dhárma), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *dʰármas, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰérmos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dhamma m

  1. truth, righteousness
  2. doctrine, teachings
    1. (Buddhism) teachings of the Buddha
      • c. 300 BCE, Gautama Buddha, Dhammapada
        Manopubbaṅgamā dhammā, manoseṭṭhā manomayā []
  3. morality, goodness

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • dhamma in Pali Text Society (1921–1925), Pali-English Dictionary, London: Chipstead. (licensed under CC-BY-NC)