Buddhasahassanāmāvali - Verse 28

Verse 28



निब्भयो नरनिसभो,

निच्छम्भी नरकेसरी;

निद्दरो यो नराजञ्‍ञो,

बुद्धं तं पणमाम्यहं.


Nibbhayo naranisabho,

Nicchambhī narakesarī;

Niddaro yo narājañño,

Buddhaṃ taṃ paṇamāmyahaṃ.


I bow to the Buddha,

Who was fearless, a bull amongst men,

Without panic, like a lion amongst men,

Without anxiety or distress he belonged to the noble lineage.



Vocabulary

  1. nibbhayo (ni+b+bhayo) - without fear
  2. naranisabho (naro: pl. + sabho) - like a bull among men
  3. nicchambhī (ni+c+chambhī) - without stupefaction
  4. narakesarī (naro+kesarī) - lion (having a mane) among men
  5. niddaro (ni+d+daro) - without fear, terror
  6. narājañño (naro+jañño) - man of noble birth


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