Origin of bonze
Words nearby bonze
How to use bonze in a sentence
A priest, or bonze, handed us some little tapers for us to light and offer to his divinity.
Over this pit is an armchair, to which the deceased bonze is fastened in full costume.
But one young bonze named "Lift-the-Kettle" (after a passage in the Sanscrit classics) had rigidly kept the rules.Japanese Fairy World|William Elliot Griffis
In the eyes of the people Xavier was merely a new kind of bonze, and they listened to him with the greatest attention.The Jesuits, 1534-1921|Thomas J. Campbell
He was conducted by his bearers to the largest temple in the city, where a yellow-robed bonze was in waiting to receive him.In Eastern Seas|J. J. Smith