Buddha - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbʊdə|
Brit.  |ˈbʊdə|

noun

- founder of Buddhism (c 563-483 BC) (syn: buddha, gautama, siddhartha)
- one who has achieved a state of perfect enlightenment (syn: buddha)

Examples

She bought a small wooden carving of a Buddha.

Word forms

noun
singular: Buddha
plural: Buddhas
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