TAKOBOTO

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因明
Readings
いんみょう
inmyou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 五明
hetuvidya (ancient Indian logic for determining right from wrong, truth from falsehood, etc.)hetu-vidyā, buddhistische Logik, Die Quellen der Erkenntnis“ (auch) indische Logik (der ind. Philosoph Dignāga gilt als Schöpfer der buddh. Logik)

Kanji
ON: インKUN: よ.る, ちな.む
cause, factor, be associated with, depend on, be limited to

ON: メイ, ミョウ, ミンKUN: あ.かり, あ.くる, あ.く, -あ.け, あ.ける, あき.らか, あか.らむ, あか.るむ, あか.るい, あ.かす
bright, light

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