Termo

Tibetano:

མཁས་པ་

mkhas pa

sábio, erudito

Sânscrito:

पण्डित

paṇḍita

Português:

paṇḍita

Um erudito ou estudioso, alguém aprendeu nas cinco ciências tradicionais (ver: cinco ciências). Termo usado sobretudo para referir os eruditos indianos.

English:

paṇḍita

A scholar, someone learned in the five traditional sciences (see: five sciences). Particularly used to refer to Indian scholars. [WOMPT]

A scholar, someone learned in the five traditional sciences (crafts, medicine, philology, logic, and philosophy). The term is used to refer primarily to Indian scholars. [TLWF 2011]