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Chinese Word Detail

比丘     bǐqiū     Bhiksu / a monk / bhikṣu / bhikkhu

Traditional:
Grammar: Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: bhikṣu, Pāli: Bhikkhu, Japanese: biku; FGS translation standard: Bhiksu (BL 'bhikṣu'; Faxiang; FGDB '比丘')
Synonyms: 备刍 煏刍 苾刍 出家人 缁侣 僧侣 僧人
Topic: Buddhism

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