Definition of buddha :
The title of an incarnation of self- abnegation, virtue, and wisdom, or a deified religious teacher of the Buddhists, esp. Gautama Siddartha or Sakya Sinha ( or Muni), the founder of Buddhism.
- In the March 1, 1919, issue of " The One Big Union Monthly," page 40, we read under the caption, " Help Wanted, Male or Female:" " Priest or Minister to show the One Big Union family why our Solidarity Dogma is not superior to the ethical teachings of Jesus, Buddha or Mohammed, also to demonstrate the inside of the religious business, and where it is interwoven with Wall street." - "The Red Conspiracy", Joseph J. Mereto.
- We saw the big fifty- foot bronze statue of Buddha, in some respects the most celebrated single thing in Japan and again one you have to see. - "Letters from China and Japan", John Dewey Alice Chipman Dewey.
- Tell me, since it could not be any other way, that you also, my learned friend, will take your refuge with the exalted Buddha! - "Siddhartha", Herman Hesse.