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鸠摩罗什     Jiūmóluóshí     Kumarajiva / Kumārajīva

Traditional: 鳩摩羅什
Grammar: Proper Noun
Notes: C. 334-413; Kumārajīva was born in Kucha 库车 (formerly Kezil 龟茲), according to hagiography. He was well known translator and credited with founding the 三論宗 San Lun Zong 'Three Treatises School'; FGS translation standard: Kumarajiva (BL 'Kumārajīva'; Faxiang; FGDB '鳩摩羅什').
Synonyms: 童寿
Concept: 师父 Monastic
Topic: Buddhism

Other senses of the word: 鸠摩罗什

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