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Chinese Word Detail

沙门     shāmén     a Buddhist monk / a wandering monk / a shramana / a sramana

Traditional: 沙門
Grammar: Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: śramaṇa, Pāli: samaṇa
Synonyms: 桑门
Topic: Buddhism

Other senses of the word: 沙门

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