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Amitābha

[uh-mi-tah-buh] /ˌʌ mɪˈtɑ bə/
noun, Sanskrit.
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Amitabha

/ˌamiˈtɑbə/
noun
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(Buddhism) (in Pure Land sects) a Bodhisattva who presides over a Pure Land in the west of the universe Japanese name Amida
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Sanskrit, literally: immeasurable light, from amita infinite + ābhā light
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