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        gatha / hymn / verse

Traditional:
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Grammar: Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: gāthā; records the teachings of the Buddha in verse form; one of the twelve divisions of the sutras 十二部经 (FGDB '偈'; MW 'gāthā')
Synonyms: 孤起 伽陀 偈子
Topic: Buddhism

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