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19:51 Jul 1, 2004
Tibetan to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tibetan term or phrase: oodzi
my partner is from tibet and if trying to choose a surname as they dont already have one and has said that 'oodzi' means lightning i wondered if this is right and where does it come from and what it means.... and how to pronounce it thanks
Farah Kassam

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3This is not a Tibetan word
Tsogt Gombosuren



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This is not a Tibetan word

This is not a Tibetan word.
I listed Tibetan words meaning "lightning" below:

skad cig 'dod - sudden flash, flash of the lightning.
skad cig pa - 1) moment, instantaneous, momentary, transient. 2) lightning.
skad cig gsal ba - poet. lightning.
khyug khyug - zigzag flash of a lightning, flashing. syn {khyugs se khyug}
'khyug - crooked (?); 1) lightning. 2) Tibetan cursive script, syn {'khyug yig} 3) glint, gleam, flash, flashing, See also {'bum 'khyugs}
'khyug 'gro - a snake; "one who goes swiftly" lightning, tongues of flame, snake
glo bur shar ba'i kun rtog glog - the lightning-bolt of a momentarily occurring thought
glog - 1) electricity. 2) lightning, a flash of lightning.
glog 'khyug pa - lightening, to flash; lightning
glog gi 'od - flash of lightning
glog pa - lightning
glog sbyin - gift of lightning
'gyu - p. {gyus} to think, [thought] occurrence, movement, thinking. syn {'char}, {yin 'gyu ba} discursive thoughts. {yin 'gyu dra} your discursive mind, {gro 'gyu 'dra} like flickers of lightning]
sgyu ma'i dpe brgyad - eight metaphors for illusion magical illusion, reflection of the moon in water, optical illusion, mirage, dream, echo, castle of the gandharvas, hallucination, rainbow, lightning, bubbles on the surface of water, and reflection in a mirror
thog - 1) first, primordial, original. 2) lightning, thunder, thunderbolt. 3) stories, roof, storied. 4) upon, via, what is uppermost, to crown a thing, on, on top of, above, over. obstruct. syn {sdeng, gang} [see {thog tu, steng} / {gang} on, upon. 5) through, by means of c. in inside of d. in addition to, on top of e. during, at the time of f. concerning, with regard to, about; thunderbolt; by means of, through, directly on that; with regard to that and no anything else.
thog lcags - lightning-bolt
ma ha yo ga'i rgyud sde bco brgyad - Eighteen Mahayoga Tantras. Listed in Chapter Twelve. An alternative list is given by Shechen Gyaltsab in his historical work entitled The Pond of White Lotus Flowers and in Guru Tashi Tobgyal's Ocean of Wondrous Sayings to Delight the Learned Ones: 1-5) Five Basic Root Tantras of Body, Speech, Mind, Quality and Activity: Sarvabuddha Samayoga, Assemblage of Secrets, Glorious Supreme Primal Tantra, and Activity Garland. 6-10) Five Display Tantras functioning as utilization of sadhana practice: Heruka Display Tantra, Supreme Steed Display Tantra, Compassion Display Tantra, Nectar Display Tantra, and Twelvefold Kilaya Tantra. 11-15) Five Tantras Functioning as Subsidiaries to Conduct: Mountain Pile, Awesome Wisdom Lightning, Arrangement of Samaya, One-pointed Samadhi, and the Rampant Elephant Tantra. 16-17) Two subsequent tantras of amending incompleteness: Magical Net of Vairochana and Skillful Lasso. 18) The one outstanding tantra that epitomizes them all: The Essence of Secrets, the Tantra of the Magical Net of Vajrasattva, also known as Guhyagarbha.
ye shes rngam pa glog gi 'khor lo'i mdo - Scripture of the Wisdom Wheel of Awesome Lightning. An Anu Yoga scripture.
ye shes rngams glog - Awesome Wisdom Lightning. See Eighteen Mahayoga Tantras.

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