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Meaning of “Buddha” in the English Dictionary

"Buddha" in British English

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Buddhanoun

uk   us   /ˈbʊd.ə/
the ​holy man (563–483 BC) on whose ​life and ​teachingsBuddhism is ​based [C] an ​image or statue (= ​largemodel) of Buddha

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(Definition of Buddha from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Buddha" in American English

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Buddhanoun [U]

 us   /ˈbu·də, ˈbʊd·ə/
a ​religiousleader who ​lived in India about 2500 ​years ago, and whose ​teachingsled to the ​development of ​Buddhism
(Definition of Buddha from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Buddha”
in Arabic بوذا…
in Korean 부처…
in Portuguese Buda…
in Catalan Buda…
in Japanese 仏陀(ぶつだ), 釈迦牟尼(しゃかむに)の尊称…
in Chinese (Simplified) 佛,佛陀, 佛像…
in Turkish Buda…
in Russian Будда…
in Chinese (Traditional) 佛,佛陀, 佛像…
in Italian Budda…
in Polish Budda…
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