See also: dhammā

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Pali dhamma.

NounEdit

dhamma ‎(countable and uncountable, plural dhammas)

  1. (Buddhism) The teachings of Buddha

FrenchEdit

French Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fr

EtymologyEdit

From Pali dhamma.

NounEdit

dhamma m

  1. dhamma

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

dhamma m

  1. truth, righteousness
  2. doctrine, teachings
    1. (Buddhism) teachings of the Buddha
      • ~3rd century BCE, Gautama Buddha, Dhammapada:
        Manopubbaṅgamā dhammā, manoseṭṭhā manomayā []
        (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. morality, goodness

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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