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 Buckshish or Baksheesh.Buddhism. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Buddha
 
means the Wise One. From the Indian word budh, to know. The title was given to Prince Siddhar’tha, generally called Saky’a-muni, the founder of Buddhism. His wife’s name was Gopa.   1
 


 Buckshish or Baksheesh.Buddhism. 

 
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