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 Post subject: Tibetan: Sera
PostPosted: Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:38 am 
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What does the tibetan "sera" mean?

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 Post subject: Re: Tibetan: Sera
PostPosted: Sat Jul 26, 2014 5:28 am 
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I've seen attempts to translate it, but they seem to me to be folk-etymological (e.g. "merciful hail") . Many place names in Tibet do not have a "meaning", at least in the modern Tibetan language.


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