恒河 (恆河) hénghé

  1. hénghé proper noun Ganges River
    Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: India 印度
    Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: gaṅgā, Hindus believe that the Ganges is a sacred river. The Ganges can purify because it descended from Heaven to Earth in Śiva's matter hair (FGDB '恆河'; Mittal and Thursby 2006, p73).
  2. Hénghé proper noun Ganges River
    Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Subdomain: India 印度 , Concept: River 水名
    Notes: In Buddhist texts the archaic form 恒河 that matches the modern simplified form is also used instead of the modern traditional form 恆河.

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  • 恒河猴(恆河猴) rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) / rhesus monkey / river Ganges monkey of north India

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恒河上优婆夷会恒河沙恒河沙恒河沙数

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