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dorje

[ dawr-juh ]
/ ˈdɔr dʒə /
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noun Lamaism.
a small trident symbolizing power.
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Origin of dorje

1880–85; <Tibetan rdo rje (the initial r is absent in Tibetan pronunciation)

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