Basis for designation

A sound category (sgra-spyi) or meaning category (don-spyi) – or through the category, an item that fits in the category – that serves as a basis on which is affixed a name or a word in conceptual cognition.

Tibetan: གདགས་གཞི། gdags-gzhi

Other languages

Deutsch: Grundlage für die Benennung
Français: Support d'appellation

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