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Buddha

noun Bud·dha \ˈbü-də, ˈb-\

Definition of BUDDHA

1
:  a person who has attained Buddhahood
2
:  a representation of Gautama Buddha

Origin of BUDDHA

Sanskrit, enlightened; akin to Sanskrit bodhi enlightenment — more at bid
First Known Use: 1681

Buddha

biographical name

Definition of BUDDHA

BUDDHA Defined for Kids

Buddha

noun Bud·dha \ˈbü-də, ˈb-\

Definition of BUDDHA for Kids

1
:  the founder of Buddhism originally known as Siddhartha Gautama
2
:  a statue that represents Buddha

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