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tiṣyentse

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Meaning:Name of a former Buddha
Semantic field:personal name
Word class:noun
Language:TB
Equivalent in TA:tiṣye
Equivalent in other languages:Skt. tiṣya-, Skt. Tiṣya-
Lexeme variants:tiṣyentse
 
Number:singular
Case:genitive
Gender:masculine

Paradigm

sg pl du
nom tiṣye
voc
acc tiṣyeṃ, tiyśiṃ
gen tiṣyentse
loc
comit
inst
abl
perl
all
caus

Lexeme family

Commentary

This is based on an adjective meaning literally "born under the asterism Terminalia, auspicious" and was frequent as name of men in Buddhism (cf. Monier-Williams 1899: 448,3). In particular, it was the name of a former Buddha, cf. Edgerton 1953: 254,1.

Occurrences

tiṣyentse

1THT 110 a9yä /// a9yatiṣyentseepes wsā-ne • teṃ

Bibliography

Edgerton 1953

Edgerton, Franklin. 1953. Buddhist Hybrid Sanskrit grammar and dictionary. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Monier-Williams 1899

Monier-Williams, Monier. 1899. A Sanskrit-English dictionary. Etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages. new edition, greatly enlarged and improved, London: Clarendon Press (several reprints).