Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

安世高 Ān Shì Gāo

Ān Shì Gāo proper noun An Shigao
Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Concept: Monastic 师父
Notes: (c. ?-168 CE) a prince of Parthia and Buddhist monk who travelled to China. An Shigao is known as an early translator of texts into Chinese (BL 'An Shigao'; FGDB '安世高').