• Definition for "Maitreya"
    • A bodhisattva who is considered, in Buddhism, becoming…
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Maitreya definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A bodhisattva who is considered, in Buddhism, becoming a future Buddha.
  • noun:
    • the Bodhisattva that is to look as a Buddha 5000 many years following the death of Gautama
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