gelong

noun ge·long \ˈgāˌlȯŋ\

Definition of gelong

plural

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  1. :  a Lamaist mendicant friar, bhikshu, or ordained priest

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Origin and Etymology of gelong

Tibetan geloṅ (dgesloṅ), from dgeba (gewa) virtue + sloṅ (loṅ) to beg


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