Tibetian Buddhist title of respect, 1763, abbreviation of pandi-tachen-po, literally "great learned one."
Examples from the Web for panchen
Contemporary Examples of panchen
Isabel Hilton is the author of The Search for the Panchen Lama.Obama Stands Up to China
February 16, 2010
Historical Examples of panchen
They said: “The Panchen Rinpoche begs you to partake of these.”Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2)