- master (of a house, shop, etc.)
- husband (informal)
- sir; boss; master; governor; word used to address a male patron, customer, or person of high status
- patron of a mistress, geisha, bar or nightclub hostess; sugar daddy ➜ パトロン
- alms; almsgiving; almsgiver - orig. meaning; usu. written as 檀那 - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit "dāna" ➜ 檀越・檀家
- Gautama Buddha; Shakyamuni; the historical Buddha (5th c. BCE?) - From Sanskrit "Śākya"
adverbial noun / temporal noun:
- moment; instant - From Sanskrit "kṣaṇa"
- kshana; duration of a single mental event (about 1/75 second); shortest possible interval of time - orig. meaning - Buddhism term
- yoga - From Sanskrit
- samadhi (state of intense concentration achieved through meditation) ［さんまい］ - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit
- being immersed in; being absorbed in; indulging in; doing to one's heart's content - usu. ざんまい
- prone to; apt to - usu. ざんまい
- prajna; wisdom required to attain enlightenment - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit "prajñā"
- noh mask of a grinning, horned demoness (represents a woman's rage and jealousy) ➜ 般若面【はんにゃめん】
- family crest designed after the Hannya noh mask
- dreadful face (esp. of a woman driven mad by jealousy); terrifying facial expression - abbreviation ➜ 般若面【はんにゃづら】
- yaksha (Buddhist guardian deities sometimes depicted as demonic warriors) - From Sanskrit "yaksa"
- Om; Aun; syllable representing the primordial trinity of Vishnu, Shiva and Brahma - From Sanskrit
- inspiration and expiration; respiration; alpha and omega
- Naraka; hell; hades - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit "naraka"
- very bottom; the end; worst possible circumstances
- theatre basement; theater basement ［奈落］
noun / ~の noun:
- Brahman (priest of Hinduism, members of the highest caste) - From Sanskrit "brahmana"
- Brahmanism; priest of Brahmanism
- a number so great it can never be counted to - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit "asamkhya"
- 10^56 (or 10^64)
- an extremely great number (often said to be 100 million) - Buddhism term - From Sanskrit "nayuta"
- 10^60 (or 10^72)
- Gautama Buddha; Shakyamuni; the historical Buddha (5th c. BCE?) - From Sanskrit "Śākyamuni"
- Upanishad (sacred Hindu treatises) - From Sanskrit "Upanisad"
- Brahman; Brahma; ultimate reality of the universe (in Hinduism) - From Sanskrit ➜ アートマン
- probationary nun (undergoing a two-year probationary period before receiving ordainment) - From Sanskrit "siksamana"
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