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出家人
Simplified 出家人
Traditional 出家人
Pin Yin
chu1 jia1 ren2
English
  • a Buddhist monk or nun
Examples:
1. 出家人在禁绝之火中牺牲了诸如视觉和听觉之类的感官功能来尽供奉的义务;而居士们则向感官之火供奉感官对象诸如美乐和美景。
Celibates offer for sacrificial obligations the senses such as hearing and seeing into the fire of renunciation; householders offer the objects of the senses such as pleasing sounds and pleasant sights into the fire of the senses.
2. 对一位出家僧人来讲,虽然他生来自由,但作为出家人必须严守他誓言中的戒律,否则就会成为被批评的对象。
For example, in the case of a monk, his birth-right is freedom but a monk must remain within the boundaries of his vows, otherwise he becomes an object of criticism.
3. 没想到他这个出家人也动了"凡心"了。
It is surprising that a monk is reluctant to renounce the temporal world.
4. 在藏族地区,无论是出家人,还是在家人都禁忌杀生。
Not only the monks/ nuns but also the layman Buddhists are forbidden to kill living beings in the Tibetan regions.