Meaning of Buddha
Pronunciation: (b'du, bood'u), [key]
- Also called(Prince Siddhāttha or Siddhartha) 566?–c480 b.c., Indian religious leader: founder of Buddhism.
- any of a series of teachers in Buddhism, of whom Gautama was the last, who bring enlightenment and wisdom.
- (sometimes l.c.)a person who has attained full prajna, or enlightenment; Arhat.
- Buddha (Thesaurus)