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Dalai Lama

noun Da·lai La·ma \ˌdä-lī-ˈlä-mə, ˌdä-lā-, ˌda-\

Definition of DALAI LAMA

:  the spiritual head of Tibetan Buddhism

Origin of DALAI LAMA

Mongolian dalai ocean
First Known Use: 1698

Dalai Lama

biographical name Da·lai La·ma \ˈdä-ˌlī-ˈlä-mə\

Definition of DALAI LAMA

1935– Tenzin Gyatso Tibetan religious & political leader

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