Definition of 薩

  • Buddha


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サツ
  • サチ

Popular Words With This Kanji

菩薩, ぼさつ

bodhisattva (one who vows to save all beings before becoming a Buddha)

薩摩, さつま

Satsuma (ancient province located in present-day Kagoshima prefecture), sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)

薩長, さっちょう

Satsuma and Choshu

薩摩芋, さつま芋, さつまいも

sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas)

薩摩琵琶, さつまびわ

Satsuma biwa (or its music)

薩摩揚げ, さつまあげ

deep-fried ball of fish paste

薩英戦争, さつえいせんそう

Anglo-Satsuma War (1863)

薩埵, さった

sattva (being), bodhisattva

普賢菩薩, ふげんぼさつ

Samantabhadra (bodhisattva)

妙見菩薩, みょうけんぼさつ

Myoken (bodhisattva; deification of the North Star or the Big Dipper)

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