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bhikshu

[bik-shoo] /ˈbɪk ʃu/
noun, Buddhism.
1.
a monk.
2.
any of the first disciples of Buddha.
Also, bhikku
[bik-oo] /ˈbɪk u/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; < Sanskrit bhikṣú (> Pali bhikkhu)
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