wesak


wesak
we·sak

English syllables. 2014.

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  • wesak — ˈweˌsäk noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Sinhalese, Baisakh (month of the Hindu year), from Sanskrit Vaiśākha : the Buddhist New Year festival celebrating the birthday of the Buddha at the May full moon * * * Wesak 7 …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Wesak — Anniversaire de Bouddha L anniversaire de Gautama Bouddha (en chinois traditionnel : 佛誕 ; Hanyu pinyin : fo dàn ; cantonais : fātdàahn) est traditionnellement célébré dans l Asie de l Est le 8e jour du 4e mois du… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wesak — ▪ Buddhist festival also spelled  Vesak,  Sanskrit  Vaishakha,  Pali  Vesakha        most important of the Theravada Buddhist festivals, commemorating the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha. The event is observed on the full moon day… …   Universalium

  • Wesak — [ vɛsak] noun variant spelling of Vesak …   English new terms dictionary

  • Wesak — /ˈvɛsak/ (say vesahk) noun → Vesak …   Australian English dictionary

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