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Gautama

surname of the Buddha, from Sanskrit Gotamah, properly a patronymic, literally "descendant of the greatest ox," from superlative of gauh "ox, bull, cow."

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Gautama from WordNet

Gautama (n.)
founder of Buddhism (c 563-483 BC);
Synonyms: Buddha / Siddhartha / Gautama Siddhartha / Gautama Buddha
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