Dictionary of Key Spiritual Terms

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[var. dgra bo]

Biblical: opponent or enemy; either human, natural, or supernatural: ཁྱིམ་​མཚེས་​ལ་​བྱམས་​པ་​བྱོས། དགྲ་​ལ་​སྡོང་​ཞིག love your neighbor and hate your enemy (Mt. 5:43), དེ་​འདེབས་​པའི་​དགྲ་​བོ་​ནི་​བདུད་​ཡིན། the enemy who sows them is the devil (Mt. 13:39), དགྲ་​ཐམས་​ཅད་​ཀྱི་​མཇུག་​ཏུ་​འཆི་​བ་​འཇོམ་​པར་​མཛད་​དོ། the last enemy to be overcome is death (1 Cor. 15:26).

Buddhist: See antichrist.