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舍利弗     Shèlìfú     Sariputra / Śariputra / Sariputta

Traditional:
Grammar: Proper Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: śāriputra, Pāli: sāriputta, one of the two chief disciples of the Buddha, first in wisdom. Also, one of the ten great disciples of the Buddha 十大弟子, first in wisdom; FGS translation standard: Sariputra: Foremost in Wisdom / Sariputra (BL 'Śariputra'; Faxiang; FGDB '舍利弗')
Synonyms: 奢唎補怛罗 舍利弗怛罗 舍利弗多 舍利弗多罗 奢利富多罗 奢利弗多罗 舍利子 舍梨子
Topic: Buddhism

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