Origin of bo tree
Examples from the Web for bodhi tree
Historical Examples of bodhi tree
In India each Buddha was associated with his own bodhi-tree or tree of wisdom.The Sacred Tree
J. H. Philpot
Bodhi-tree, the tree at Buddha-Gaya, species ficus religiosa.The Gospel of Buddha
Towards evening he walks to the Bodhi-tree and meets a grass-cutter who offers him grass to make a seat.Hinduism and Buddhism, Vol I. (of 3)
In the middle of the enclosure is the Bodhi-tree, under which is the diamond throne called Bodhi-maṇḍa.
In old days, when Buddha was alive, the Bodhi-tree—which is a Pippala or sacred fig-tree—was several hundred feet high.
Word Origin for Bodhi Tree
Word Origin for bo tree
1680s, from Sinhalese bo, from Pali bodhi, short for bodhi-taru "bo tree," literally "tree of wisdom or enlightenment" (related to Sanskrit buddhah "awakened;" see bid) + taru "tree."