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[boo-duh-hoo d, boo-duh-]
  1. the attainment of enlightenment as a Buddha.
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Origin of Buddhahood

First recorded in 1830–40; Buddha + -hood
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for buddhahood

Historical Examples

  • It is the place where the Buddhas attain the sacred path of Buddhahood.


    Benjamin Taylor

  • I will attain the state of Buddhahood To bring deliverance to all mankind.

    The Buddha

    Paul Carus

  • He is too negative, too nihilistic, and his quest of Buddhahood will end in a lamentable failure.

    The Buddha

    Paul Carus

  • Hence they are identified with it and the whole process of cosmic evolution is regarded as the manifestation of Buddhahood.

  • Daṡa-bhūmīṡ-vara (describing the ten stages leading to Buddhahood); 4.