Kshitigarbha, Kṣitigarbha, Ksitigarbha: 14 definitions
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Kshitigarbha has 12 English definitions available.
The Sanskrit term Kṣitigarbha can be transliterated into English as Ksitigarbha or Kshitigarbha, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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[Deutsch Wörterbuch]Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Böhtlingk and Roth Grosses Petersburger Wörterbuch
Kṣitigarbha (क्षितिगर्भ):—(1. kṣiti + garbha) m. Nomen proprium eines Bodhisattva [Vyutpatti oder Mahāvyutpatti 215.] [Burnouf 557.]
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Kṣitigarbha (क्षितिगर्भ):—, kṣitī [WILSON, Sel. Works 2, 13. fgg. 18.]
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Kṣitīgarbha (क्षितीगर्भ):—s. u. kṣitigarbha oben.Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Sanskrit-Wörterbuch in kürzerer Fassung
Kṣitigarbha (क्षितिगर्भ):—m. Nomen proprium eines Bodhisattva.
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Kṣitīgarbha (क्षितीगर्भ):—wohl nur fehlerhaft für kṣitigarbha.
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