- (context, Buddhism)The absence of all attachment to longing.
- (context, Buddhism) A blissful state attained through recognition of no-self; enlightenment.
- In non-Buddhist usage, state of paradise; heightened or great pleasure.
Etymology: From the Sanskrit ààààààà, "eternal", "absolution","eternal", "final liberation"
- Dutch: nirvana
- French: nirvana
- German: Nirvana , Nirwana
- Spanish: nirvana
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