sangha

noun

san·​gha
variants or less commonly samgha
ˈsəŋgə
plural -s
1
: a Buddhist religious community or monastic order
2
: a Jain monastic community

Word History

Etymology

Sanskrit saṅgha

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“Sangha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sangha. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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