bodhi

noun
bo·​dhi | \ ˈbōdē \
plural -s

Definition of bodhi

: the state of enlightenment attained by a Buddhist who has practiced the Eightfold Path and achieved salvation

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History and Etymology for bodhi

Sanskrit, from bodhati he wakes, is awake

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“Bodhi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bodhi. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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