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Zen Buddhist Names: an online catalog, part I-N

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This document lists Buddhist names given to students and teachers active within the Zen tradition. Additions, corrections and comments will be appreciated. Please send email to Dr T. Matthew Ciolek tmciolek@ciolek.com. For names used in the context of Tibetan Buddhism see the Dharma Names.


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  • Numbers in square brackets, e.g. [999], refer to the source of information.
  • [source ?] - the source of information will be listed at a later stage.
  • [tmc] - Japanese Kanji characters for the Zen name in question as provisionally identified by T.M. Ciolek. Corrections might be needed.
  • [???] - appropriate Japanese Kanji characters for the Zen name still need to be identified.
  • (?) - an uncertain reading.
  • Names marked with asterixes (*), the "cloud" names, are the teaching names used within theSanbo Kyodan Lineage.
  • Double slashes "//" are used to separate multiple bearers of the same name.
  • Language: (C.) = Chinese; (E.) = English; (J.) = Japanese; (K.) = Korean; (P.) = Pali; (Sk.) = Sanskrit; (V.) = Vietnamese.
  • ZEN NAMELANGUAGEMEANINGBEARERS


    I IC | II | IK | IN | IS | IT | top |      

           IC back
    Ichika 一花 [tmc](J.)Single Flower [151]ENOCH, Tamar [151]
    I-ch'ing(C.)He Whose Faith Is Ever Green [240]T’OU-TZU YI-CH’ING (I-ch'ing) (J. Tosu Gisei) [240]
           II back
           IK back
    Ikkyu(J.)One [27], Pause [27]IKKYU, Sojun [27]
    Ikkyu(J.)A Moment of Rest [163]BURKEY, Ine [163]
    Ikusei(J.)Nourishing Life [148]FRAPPIER, Alexandra [148]
           IN back
    Inzan 隱山 [312](J.)Hidden Mountain [54][196]GARTLAND, Tom (aka. Eunsahn Citta) [196][273] // MARTIN, Tessa [311] // RUPLIN, Scott [54]
           IS back
    Ishu(J.)Mind/Heart Care With Hands [2]MASON, Doug [2]
    Issan 一山 [263](J.)One Mountain [163][263]DORSEY, Thomas [330] // GILBERT, Jeff [163] // MEERLOO, Pepijn [263]
    Isshin 一心 [238](J.)One Mind [163], One Heart [238]DENNYS, Joe [163] // VICKERS, Christine [163]
    Issho(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]FUJITA, Issho [122]
           IT back
    Itsuro(J.)Lone Heron [60]COLE, Karen [60]

    J JA | JI | JO | JU | JY | top |      

           JA back
    Ja Bin(K.)Love suffering (= compassion, or loving to suffer) [207]DUBIN, Paul [207]
    Jakuen(J.)Complete Settlement [163]CHAN, Kim [163] // McMULLIN, Lilian [163]
    Jakugen(J.)Silent Serene Mountain [163]DAMME, Doretta [163]
    Jakuko(J.)Serene Light [155]BALUYUT, Atanacio Butch [155]
    Jakunen(J.)Quietude Being (To be Truly Settled, Quiet, Tranquil) [163], Quiet Being [163][193]GRABOWICZ, Roman [163] // LUIJBEN, Jos Koot [193]
    Jakunen(J.)Settled Quiet Tranquil [163]CAFFEY, Gloria [163] // van LOON, Ellen [163] // NEWMAN, Linda [163]
    Jakusan(J.)Silent Mountains [157]NEMVALTS, Kalle [157]
    Jakushin(J.)Serene Mind [151]ENOCH, Tamar [151]
    Jakushitsu 寂室 [331](J.)Tranquil Space [source ?]JAKUHITSU Genko [331]
           JI back
    Ji Bong(K.)Pure Mind  [305]An unidentified bearer [305]
    Ji'un-ken*(J.)Healing Cloud Temple [1]KUBOTA, Akira Ji'un-ken [340] // TARRANT, John [1]
    Jian 慈安 [tmc](J.)Peaceful Compassion [163], Compassionate Peace [28], Compassionate Peaceful Mind [28]DIETRICH, Bill [323] // WALTERS-GEIER, Ann [28] // ZIEGLER, Jeanne [163]
    Jie 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Wisdom [163]EDWARDS, Julie [163] // MASARYK, Polly [163]
    Jifu 慈富 [167](J.)All Pervading Compassion [163], Compassion Abundant [167]DRAZKOWSKA-ZELINSKA, Ewa [163], VULINK, Helma [167]
    Jige 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Flower [163]WELLER, Anna [163]
    Jiho 慈法 [tmc](J.)Compassionate Dharma [163]BRAUNEK, Malgosia [163]
    Jiho 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Heart [163]HARRIS, Cathy [163]
    Jiho 慈[???] [tmc](J.)The Aroma of Compassion [95]BRAUNEK, Malgosia [95] // Sargent, Ann [125]
    Jikai 慈海 [167](J.)Ocean of Compassion [21], Compassionate Sea [21], Mercy Ocean [167]AGELINK, Thea [167] // BENTZ, Kristen Lynn [124] // BIRX, Ellen [144] // GREENBERG, Bill [100] // HIXON, Lex [21] //KATAGIRI, Dainin [259] // ROESINK, Marion [163]
    Jikan(J.)The Silent One [34], Silence [279]COHEN, Leonard [34][279]
    Jikan 慈[???] [tmc](J.)To Observe Compassion [163]VOLLMER, Marlies [163]
    Jikido [???]道 [tmc](J.)Straightforward Way [163]GORE-LANGTON, Anna [163]
    Jikido(J.)The Straight Path [163]ROBERTSON, Sarah [163]
    Jikiju(J.)Straightforward Giving [163]JUNG, Volker [163]
    Jikishin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Straight Ahead [111], Straight Arrow Mind [111], Straightforward Mind [163]CUMMINS, Paul [111] // GRYT, Remigiusz [163] // SINNIGE, Ronny [163]
    Jikishin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Straightforward Heart [163]van WOLKAHOF, Christian [163]
    Jikizen(J.)Straightforward Way [163]HEFFELS, Martina [163]
    Jiko(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HALIFAX, Joan [95]
    Jiko 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Light of Compassion [163]MAJEWSKI, Marcin [163] // SAMPSON, Wendy [163]
    Jiko 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Light [163]SAUNDERS, Stephanie [163]
    Jikyo 慈鏡 [tmc](J.)Jewel Mirrored Compassion [Ji/compassion, kyo/jewel mirror] [257]McMAHON, Nicolee [95][257]
    Jimin 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Mercy [36]KLEGON, Anna [36]
    Jimon 慈門 [tmc](J.)Compassionate Gate [163]BERESZOWSKI, Marek [163]
    Jimon 慈聞 [263](J.)Compassion Listening [263]ROZENDAL, Alie [263]
    Jimyo 慈妙 [tmc](J.)Subtle Compassion [163]PATTERSON, Jim [163]
    Jing-chan(C.)Pure Chan [101], Pure Zen [101]KALIN, Max [101]
    Jing-di(C.)Pure Truth [101]CROOK, John [101]
    Jing-hong(C.)Pure Greatness [101]CHILD, Simon [101]
    Jing-hui(C.)Pure Wisdom [101]ANDRICEVIC, Zarko [101]
    Jingen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]ERTMAN, Bob [323]
    Jinji(J.)Divine Mercy [254]GYGER, Pia [254]
    Jinko(J.)Wide Virtue [333]KAWAGUCHI Ekai Jinko [333]
    Jinne(J.)Beloved of God [30]RICHARDSON, Janet [30]
    Jinsen(J.)Fountain of God [30]KENNEDY, Robert E. [30]
    Jinshu(J.)Virtuous Practice [149]BRANTSCHEN, Niklaus [95] // LLEWELLYN, Barbara [149]
    Jinshu(J.)Divine Source [254]BRANTSCHEN, Niklaus [254]
    Jintai(J.)Benevolent & Withstanding [185]; Enduring [185]COTA, Michael Henry [185]
    Jion 慈音 [tmc](J.)Sound of Compassion [183]SOMMER, Jeannette [183]
    Jiryu 慈龍 [167](J.)Compassionate Dragon [30], Compassion Dragon [167]ABELS, Janet [30] // van den OUDEN, Matthijs [167] // WEBB, William [169]
    Jise(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]JAKSCH, Mary [341]
    Jisen 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Spring of Compassion [163]BELL, Carey [163] // ROSTKOWSKI, Tadeusz [163] // SMOLINSKA, Basia [163]
    Jishin 慈心 [167](J.)Compassionate Heart Mind [163], Compassionate Heart [163][167], Heart of Compassion [30]McQUAIDE, Rosalie [30] // MOERBEEK, Corinne [167] // PRENDOTA, Joanna [163] // SCHMIDT-HAUER, Renate [163] // THORPE, Sue [163] // ZIMMERMAN, Laura [163]
    Jishio 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Heart [163]REEF, Henrike [163]
    Jisho 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Illumination [163]PROKOPIUK, Ewa [163] // ROBERTSON, George [163]
    Jisho  慈性 [263](J.)Giving Birth To Compassion [2], Compassion Nature [263]BROWN, Janice [2] // VOGELS, Betty [263]
    Jishu 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Intelligence [163]MASARYK, Iris [163]
    Jishu(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HOLMES, Sandra [144]
    Jison 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Honored Person [2]OLSON, Mickey [2]
    Jissai(J.)True World [163]BERMAN, Pamela [163] // SHIH-CHI (J. Jissai) [342]
    Jissan(J.)Dharma Life [167]CHRISTENSEN, Larry [95] // NEWDICK, John [167]
    Jitsumu(J.)Actualizing the Mist [1]COOTE, Gillian [1]
    Jitsudo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]ANCHETA, Alfred [144]
    Jitsudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Straight Way [163]OOMS, Tom [163]
    Jitsudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Creative Way [163]BURKES, Randy [163] // SZCZEPANSKI, Jacek [163]
    Jitsugen [???]源 [tmc](J.)Genuine Source [163]METZ, Richard [163]
    Jitsuzan 実山 [263](J.)True Mountain [263]FOLZ, Leo [263]
    Jitoku 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Virtue [163]VERMOTE, Josepha [163]
    Jittoku(J.)Pick Up [102]JITTOKU (C. Shih-te) [102]
    Jitsuho [???]法 [tmc](J.)Genuine Dharma [163]STEEHOUDER, Jan [163]
    Jitsujo(J.)Creative Samadhi [163]PILINOV, Ola [163]
    Jitsuko(J.)Genuine Light [163]GARISON, Brook [163] // MIDMORE, Kate [163]
    Jitsunen [???]念 [tmc](J.)Straight Thought [163]RILEY, Vera [163]
    Jitsuro(J.)Creative Stupidity [163]GWYNCINSKI, Tomek [163]
    Jitsushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Straight or Genuine Heart [163]KOLKER, Manuel [163]
    Jitsuzen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Straight Zen [163]BADOWSKA, Wilga [163]
    Jiun 慈雲 [tmc](J.)Compassionate Cloud [18]BARTOK, Josh [299] // HUNT, Kevin [144] // TARASEWICZ, Ewa [18]
    Ji'un-ken* 慈雲軒 [tmc](J.)Compassionate Cloud Temple [tmc]KUBOTA, Akira [144]
    Jiyu 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassionate Friend [70]GAGE, John [144] // KENNETT, Peggy Jiyu [70]
    Jiyu(J.)To Accept Oneself by Oneself [163]MACIOLOWSKA, Ewa [163]
    Jiyu 慈[???] [tmc](J.)Compassion Coming From Within [257]GAGE, John [257]
    Jizo 地蔵 [309](J.)Jizo Bodhisattva (The protector of women, children and lost causes) [111]CUMMINS, Paul [111]
           JO back
    Jo(J.)Love [163]WOLKAHOF, Tori von [163]
    Joko 浄[???] [tmc](J.)Pure Fragrance [50], Quiet Lake [50]BECK, Charlotte [50]
    Jokon 浄[???] [tmc](J.)Pure Spirit [163]le BLANC, Mike [163]
    Jomyo 紹明 [350](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]NANPO JOMYO (1235–1308) [350]
    Jonin 浄人 [278](J.)Pure Person [278]GRAVES, John [278]
    Joren 浄蓮 [tmc](J.)Lotus Purity [201]WAGNER, Leslie [201]
    Joriki(J.)Correct Practice Energy [38]BAKER, Scott [38]
    Joseki 韶碩 [352](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]GASAN JOSEKI (1275-1366) [352]
    Joshin(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]ALTHOUSE, Robert [95]
    Joshin 浄心 [263](J.)Pure Heart [163][263]JACKSON, Olive [163] // SMITH, Morag [263]
    Joshin 浄心 [tmc](J.)Pure Mind [163]LOWDER, Greg [163]
    Joshin(J.)Samadhi Truth [163]HEGGE, Steven [163]
    Joshishi(J.)Samadhi Lion [163]NOOTENBOOM, Leo [163]
    Joshu 承周 [310](J.)the meaning to be ascertainedSASAKI Joshu [310]
    Josu(J.)Calm Center [153]DURYEE, Mary [153]
    Joun 浄雲 [tmc](J.)Pure Cloud [132]RIECK, Joan [132]
    Joun-an 浄雲菴 [tmc](J.)Pure Cloud Hermitage [132]RIECK, Joan [132]
    Jozan 浄山 [tmc](J.)Mountain of Purity [163]ROHMANN, Iris [163] // STENCEL, Janusz [163]
    Jozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Samadhi Zen [163]WEED, Joe [163]
    Jozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Everyday Zen [190]DAVIS, Darla [190, 189]
           JU back
    Ju-ching(C.)He Who Is Like Purity [240]T'IEN-T'UNG JU-CHING (J. Tendo Nyojo) [240]
    Juki(J.)To Give and Receive Energy [163]WOJCIK, Theresa [163]
    Jundo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Pure Way [142]PFLUGER, Karen [142]
    Junki [???]気(J.)Straightforward Spirit [142], Pure Spirit [153][NN - surname redacted at the bearer's request] // TOLBERT, Blake [153]
    Junko(J.)Pure Light [269]APPELS, Ingrid [269]
    Junpo(J.)Innocent Dharma [106]KELLY, Denis [106]
    Jusan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Mountain of Eternal Life [11]BROWN, Edward Espy [23] // PARKER, Frankie [11]
    Jushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Flexible Mind [157], Accepting Heart [163]KROMHOUT, Elly [163] // RAY, Mark [157] // ZRATEK, Iwona [163]
    Jushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Genuine Heart [163]BORG, Natalie [163]
    Jushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Tender Outside Strong Heart [163]LAKOMSKI, Pam [163]
    Juten [???]天 [tmc](J.)Fills the Heavens [153]BLIX, Brian [153]
    Jutsugan(J.)Genuine Aspiration [190]GANDY, Chris [190, 189]
           JY back
    Jyakunen 寂然 [263](J.)Serene-as-it-is [255][263]PIRRUCCELLO, Ann [255] // NIEUWENDIJK, Nel [263]

    K KA | KE | KI | KO | KU | KW | KY | top |      

           KA back
    Kaido 階道 [263](J.)Steps Way [263]MOERBEEK, Kees [263]
    Kaie(J.)Unfolding Wisdom [150]PEARSON, Greta [150]
    Kaigen(J.)Origin of the Precepts [Kai (precepts) gen (origin)] [257]McMAHON, Barry [95][257]
    Kaigetsu 海月 [tmc](J.)Ocean Moon [266]Bakker, Irene [266]
    Kaijin 海[???] [tmc](J.)Ocean of Compassion [163]HOUGH, Ron [163]
    Kaisan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Opening the Mountain (meaning 'Founding a Temple', 'Founding Priest') [116]TOZU Innen Kaisan [343] // Kaisan SOKAKU (Bukoku Myogen) (1768-1846) [344] // KORO Kaisan [116]
    Kaishin 海心 [167](J.)Ocean of Faith [163], Ocean Heart [167]BAKKER, Adriaan [163] // SEIFERT, Gero [167]
    Kaishin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Discipline Heart [163]XIFARES, Panagiotus [163]
    Kaiun 快雲 [263](J.)Dynamic Cloud [263]CALKHOVEN, Marcel [263]
    Kaizen 開禅 [167](J.)Unfolding Zen [167]SICHEL, Adrian [167]
    Kakuji 覚慈 [328](J.)Awake Compassion [140]AALDERS, Nicholas [140][328]
    Kakumyo(J.)Clear Awakening [57]COFFEY, Nick [57]
    Kakuon(J.)Awakening Sound [163]NIELSEN, Troy Lennerd [163][172]
    Kakuso(J.)Enlightened Ancestor [163]LAMB, Darren [163]
    Kakuun-ken [???]雲軒 [tmc](J.)[???] Cloud Temple [the meaning is to be ascertained]NAKAMURA, Teido Kakuun-ken [144]
    Kan'un-ken* [???]雲軒 [tmc](J.)Lazily Floating Cloud Temple [3], Floating Cloud [3]DUFFY, Jack [3][144]
    Kando(J.)Penetrating Insight [15]BAY, Dale [15] // GREEN, Jim [107] // KELLY, Denis [106] // NAKAJIMA Kando [105]
    Kando [???]道 [tmc](J.)Simple Way [150]PEARSON, Greta [150]
    Kando [???]道 [tmc](J.)To Penetrate the Way [163]BRODACKI, Piotr [163] // SCHEEPERS, Willem [163]
    Kando [???]道 [tmc](J.)Solid Firm Way [163]SPROUSE, James [163]
    Kando(J.)Generous Way [167]HAUER, Werner [167]
    Kanji [???]慈 [tmc](J.)Complete Compassion [163]HEYN, Bob [163]
    Kanjo 寛成 [167](J.)Broad Accomplishment [167]STOFFELE, Joop [167]
    Kankan(J.)Sees the Cold [78]SPELLMEYER, Kurt [78]
    Kanren-an [???]蓮菴 [tmc](J.)Contemplating Lotus Hermitage [253]NAIL, Lee Ann [253]
    Kanshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Open Heart/Mind [17]BORGES, Alina [17]
    Kanshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Firm Mind [163]KNIGHT, Brett C. [163]
    Kansho 寒暑[ tmc](J.)Hot and Cold [175]TUCKER, Marshall [175]
    Kanzan 寒山 [tmc](J.)Cold Mountain [102], Cold Cliff [102], Cold Peak [102]KANZAN (C. Han-shan) [102]
    Kanzan 關山 [350](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]KANZAN EGEN (1277–1360) [350]
    Kasyapa(Sk.)To Swallow The Light [329], Guardian of Light [208]MAHAKASYAPA, the First Patriarch in Zen Buddhism [329]
           KE back
    Keion 慶音 [tmc](J.)Joyous Sound (or Song) [196]GARTLAND, Tom [196]
    Keido(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]BARTOK, Josh [299] // BLACKER, Melissa [144]
    Keido 慶道 [263](J.)Joyful Way [263]FUKUSHIMA, Keido [252] // SCHNEK, Han [263]
    Keijo 圭[???] [tmc](J.)Bright Gem [163]TRIVETT, Michael [163]
    Keiren 敬蓮 [tmc](J.)Lotus Wisdom [Kei/wisdom, ren/ lotus] [257]McMAHON, Nicolee [257]
    Keishin 敬真 [167](J.)Respecting the Truth [167]INBODEN, Thorsten [167]
    Keisho(J.)Promoter of Wisdom [115]FLANAGAN, John [115]
    Keiso(J.)Benevolent Blessing [163]ADAMS, Kay [163]
    Keiun-ken* [???]雲軒 [tmc](J.)Grace Cloud Temple [132], Beautiful Cloud Temple [132]HABITO, Ruben [132]
    Keiyaku 圭[???] [tmc](J.)Jewel Medicine [163]LINDSEY, Greg [163]
    Keizan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Reverential Mountain [36]YAMAMOTO, Shigeru [36]
    Kendo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Solid Firm Way [163]HALL, Laurence [163] // KAMINSKI, Jacek [163] // TURNBULL, Dheeresh [163] // van TIEMAN, Wieland Peter [163]
    Kendo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Discreet Way [163]GLADZSKI, Adam [163]
    Kenjitsu(J.)To Abuse Oneself Truly [163], To Be Truly Modest [163]COPPENS, Stefan [163]
    Kenko(J.)Brave Tiger [163]JEZOWSKI, Tomasz [163]
    Kenpo(J.)Solid Dharma [163]EVANS, Robert [163]
    Kenpo(J.)Fearless Tiger [163]GAWRYLCZYK, Karol [163]
    Kenshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Firm Faith [163]MATUSIK, Krystina [163]
    Kenshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Gallant Brave or Courageous Mind/Heart [163]MASLIN, Karl [163]
    Kenshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Firm Mind [163]BAAS, Tjeerd [163]
    Kenshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Brave Heart [163]van DRIEL, Miep [163] // NEWKIRK, David [163]
    Kenshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Courageous Mind [163]KAMINSKI, Jakub [163]
    Kenzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Inaccessible Mountain [3]DUFFY, Jack [3]
    Kenzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Brave Mountain [163], Solid Mountain [163], Solid Firm Mountain [163]KEISER, Freek [163] // SCHUITEMAKER, Ron [163]
           KI back
    Kibutsu 鬼仏 [tmc & 356](J.)Christian Buddhist [36]SACK-COLDITZ, Christine [36]
    Kichu(J.)Joyful Devotion [200]BENDER, Bernd [200]
    Kigaku [???]岳 [tmc](J.)Radiant High Mountain [211]SCHROEDER, Brian [211]
    Kijo(J.)Rare Samadhi [163]GIULIANI, Adriana [163]
    Kimpo(J.)Golden Peak [163]LASOTA, Joanna [163]
    Kimpo(J.)Golden Dharma [163]WEISS, Alexandra [163]
    Kinay(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]TERRAGNO, Daniel [1]
    Kisen(J.)Rare Transformation [163]GORNALL, Eddie [163]
    Kisen(J.)Radiant Spring [142]HOPPER, Marie [142]
    Kisen(J.)Resolute Practice [142]LYONS, Bob [142]
    Kiso(J.)Energy Harmonized [163]BROWN, Tommy [163]
    Kisui [???]水 [tmc](J.)Happy Water [89]ARRATE ETXENAUSIA, Kepa [89]
    Kiun-an* [???]雲菴 [tmc](J.)Luminous Cloud Hermitage [132], Radiant Cloud Hermitage [132]SCHLÜTER RODES, Ana Maria [89][132]
    Kizan 機山 [263](J.)Function Mountain [263]de VRIES, Eric [263]
    Kizen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Energy Zen [163]SVANEMYR, Vegar [163]
           KO back
    Ko Bong(K.)Ancient Peak ['Ko' = complete, ancient, 'Bong' = peak][120]KO BONG [120]
    Kobai 劫貝 [338](J.)Cotton tree (Skt. Karpāsika) [338]HARKASPI, Helen [144]
    Kobun(J.)Cultivate the Ability to Express Yourself [277]OTOGAWA, Kobun Chino [277] // VERSTEGEN, Dick [277]
    Kobutsu 古佛 [338](J.)Ancient Buddha [11]MALONE, Kobutsu [11]
    Kodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)The Way of Light [131], Ancient Way [131]COPPENS, Anthon [131] // HASEGAWA, Kodo Nyoun-ken [24]
    Koen(J.)Joyful Enlightenment [163]ZENIE-TREDDINICK, Felicity [163]
    Koge 香花 [338];(J.)Fragrant Flower [36]DANVILLE, Eileen [36]
    Kogen(J.)Tiger Eye [163]HEALE, Simon [163]
    Kogen(J.)Constant Presence [142]MOGEY, John [142]
    Kogen 弘元 [263](J.)Wild/Untamed Source [76], Broad Source [263]van den BERG, Eric [263] // HOWELL, Jamie Kogen Seido [76]
    Kogetsu 皎月 [167](J.)Glowing Moon [163], Glowing Moon [167], Moonlight [163], Bright Moon [163]ANTONIK, Jonathon [163] // GABRYSCH, Katey [167] // MOSES, Christy [163] // PRZYTUKA, Grazyna [163] // WALKER, Shauna Ann [163]
    Kogetsu [???]月 [tmc](J.)Tiger Moon [268]SIEGMAN, Cassandra [268]
    Koho 光法 [tmc](J.)Light of Dharma [163]SZLENCEL, Maria [163]
    Kojin 光仁 [167](J.)Illumination Love [167][NN - surname redacted at the bearer's request]
    Kojo 光[???] [tmc](J.)Light of Samadhi [163]GRAVES-BACCHUS, Cheree [163]
    Koju(J.)Universal Principle [96]HERTANTO, Agung Eko [96]
    Kokaku [???]鶴 [tmc](J.)Solitary Crane [153]BLIX, Brian [153]
    Kokan(J.)Ancient Reflection [12]KOHAN, KOKAN (1776-1843) [344] // KOKAN, SOHO (1839-1903) [344] // MARINELLO, Kokan Genjo [12]
    Kokushi 國師 [351](J.) 'Teacher of the Realm' (an honorific) [351]       - - - - -
    Komyo(J.)Light-Hope [2]SWARTOUT, Kathy [2]
    Komyo 光苗 [263](J.)Bright Seedling [263]de VRIES, Janna [263]
    Komyo [???]妙 [tmc](J.)Subtle Tiger [163]MLAKISZ, Jurek [163]
    Kongo 金剛 [338] (J.)Diamond Indestructible [163], Adamant [338], Diamond [338][345]van de BUNT, Kees [163] // LANGLOIS, Richard [345]
    Konen 光 然 [263](J.)Illumination Blaze [263]GRONWALD, Jonas [263]
    Konpo(J.)Diamond Peak [163]KAALES, Rein [163]
    Konjin(J.)Creating True Humanity [136], Establish Love [136]GODWIN, Gaelyn [136][143]
    Konrei(J.)Indomitable Spirit [121]MINDE, Jeffrey [121]
    Koran(J.)Orchid's Scent [223]de RUITER, Carolina [223]
    Koren 光蓮 [167](J.)Bright Lotus [163], Shining Lotus [167]KASMAN, Anjo [167] // KWEE, Famke [163] // VERVECKEN, Monique [163]
    Koren(J.)To Refine the Great Peace [292]MALAMED, Charla [292]
    Kori(J.)Inside this [184]; Where you are [184]KELLETT, Ta'avi [184]
    Koryu [???]龍 [tmc](J.)The Dragon that Appears [109]CALABRÒ, Fabio [109]
    Kosan [???]山 [tmc](J.)High Mountain [142]KIESER, Walter [142]
    Kosei(J.)High-spirited Nature [153]GENCO, Francesca [153]
    Kosen 広川 [167](J.)Broad River [167]POPPELIER, Nico [167]
    Koshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Shining Heart-Mind [36], Shining Heart [281]AIKAWA, Yuka [36] // TEBBE, Adam [281]
    Koshin 広心 [263](J.)Sharing Heart [157], Generous Heart [263]GOOSENS, Carla [263] // MORRISSEY, Liam [157]
    Koshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Light of Faith [163]MARTIN, Jason [163]
    Kosho(J.)Light of Truth [163]WALDROP, Bruce [163]
    Kosho(J.)Raise/Encourage/Urge [56]CRIVELLO, Ray [56]
    (J.)Light Blessing [336]CHIMEN KOSO (C. Chimen Kuang-tso) [336]
    Koun* [???] 雲 [271](J.)Lone Cloud [132], Solitary Cloud, Fragrant Cloud [132], Illumination Cloud [132]MAEZUMI, Taizan [50] // SELDEN, Michael [58] // WEINSTEIN, David [197]
    Koun* [???] 雲 [271](J.)Cultivator of Clouds [132], Cultivating Cloud [232]YAMADA, Koun [132] [232][271]
    Koun 幸雲 [283](J.)Happy Cloud [283]FRANZ, Koun [283]
    Koun-an* [???]雲菴 [tmc](J.)Cloud of Light Hermitage [132], Shining Cloud Hermitage [132], Fragrance Cloud Hermitage [132]D'ORTSCHY, Brigitte [132] // FABIAN, Ludwigis [132] // MacINNES, Elaine [5]
    Koun-ken* 耕雲軒 [tmc](J.)Lone Cloud Temple [132], Empty Cloud Temple [132]JAEGER, Willigis [132]
    Koyo(J.)Cultivating Faculty [2]MASON, Doug [2]
    Kozan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Ancient Mountain [58]FUREY, Jim [58]
    Kozan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Tiger Mountain [source ?]LEAL-IDROGO, Anita [source ?]
    Kozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Unfolding Zen [189]WAYMAN, Adele [189]
           KU back
    Kudo(J.)Courageous Heart [142]MOGEY, John [142]
    Kugai(J.)Profound Emptiness [40]PLATOV, Henry [40]
    Kukan [???]鑑 [tmc](J.)Empty Mirror [163]OHVO, Anneli [163]
    Kushin(J.)Vast Mind [1], Mind of Vast Emptiness [1]LEVY, Diana [1] // SCHIRESON, Grace [85]
    Kuma 熊 [tmc](J.)Bear [35]MEAD, Don [35]
    Kundo [???]道 [tmc](J.)No Way [250], Pathless Path [250]EASTMAN, Patrick [250]
    Kung(C.)Empty [48]GOERTZEL, Gwen [48]
    Kunshi(J.)Insight Aspiration [157]DeCOTIS, Karen [157]
    Kusala(Sk.)Skillful [53]RATANA Karuna (Thich Tam-Thien) [53][74]
    Kuzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Empty Mountain [86]KAHN, Paul Wyant [86]
           KW back
    Kwan Sam(K.)Perceive Three  [305]BRIGGS, Barry [305]
    Kwan Um(K.)Perceive Sound of this World [118], Perceive Your True Self [118]DAE KWAN (formerly Hyang Um Sunim JDPS) [118]
    Kwan-yin(C.)[the meaning is to be ascertained] [source ???][the bearer is to be ascertained]
           KY back
    Kyodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Way of Teaching [132]WILLIAMS, Angel [32]
    Kyodo 鏡道 [tmc](J.)Mirror of the Way [163]MALEWSKA, Joanna [163]
    Kyodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Faithfully Go With The Way [163]BEYER, Cathy [163] // DRYZNER, Ewa [163] // GRAPOVA, Elena [163] // KAMPSHOFF, Frans [163]
    Kyodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Strong Way [163]LAKOMSKI, Alan [163]
    Kyogen(J.)He in Whom the Precepts Are Deep [240]DAIYO KYOGEN (c. Tai-yang Ching-hsüan) aka Kyoen (C. Ching-yen) [240]
    Kyogen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]Kyogen CARLSON [126]
    Kyoji鏡[???] [tmc](J.)The Mirror of Compassion [292]PANAS, Christian [292]
    Kyojo 鏡[???] [tmc](J.)Mirror Samadhi [163], Jeweled Mirror Samadhi [266]BAKKER, Irene [163][266] // JORAY, Alma [163] // ORSKI, Mariusz [163]
    Kyong Ho(K.)Clear Mirror ['Kyong' = mirror, 'Ho' = space][120]KYONG HO [120]
    Kyosei 鏡[???] [tmc](J.)Mirror of Truth [45]KOLMAN, Philip [45]
    Kyosei 恭正 [167](J.)Right Appreciation [167]SEIDEL, Jelle [167]
    Kyosen(J.)Strong Source [325]ACHATZ, Franziska [325]
    Kyoshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Faithfully Follow the Heart [163]KIRK, Brigitte [163]
    Kyounshi [???]雲[???] [tmc](J.)Master of The Crazy Cloud [source ?]IKKYU, Sojun [source ?]
    Kyozan 杏山 [310](J.)Mountain with Apricot Trees [130], Apricot Mountain [310]SASAKI Joshu [130]

    L LU | top |      

           LU back
    Lung-t'an 龍潭 [307](C.)Dragon Abyss [147], Dragon Pond [147]LUNG-T'AN CH'UNG-HSIN (J. Ryutan Sushin) [147]

    M MA | ME | MI | MO | MU | MY | top |      

           MA back
    Makibi(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]ENOMIYA-LASSALLE, Hugo [144]
    Man Gong(K.)Complete Emptiness ['Man' = complete, Gong' = empty][120]MAN GONG [120]
    Manju Usra(Sk. ?)Luminous Wisdom Bull [108]FRACKELTON, Bill [108]
    Ma-tzu(C.)Horse-Master [source ?]MA-TZU TAO-I (J. Baso Doitsu) [327]
    Mayoku(J.)Maitreya Future Buddha [163]FITSBURGH, Mary Beth [163]
    Mayu(J.)Lovely like a Flower [163]LAKOMSKI, Serra [163]
           ME back
    Meho(J.)Eye of the Dharma [110]PETIT, Sharon [110]
    Meiju(J.)Abide in Life [163]KROMBLICHER, Suzanna [163]
    Meikyo [???]鏡 [tmc](J.)Clear Mirror [147]ROSENBAUM, Bob [147]
           MI back
    Ming-zhao(C.)Brilliant Clarity [161]LI ZI CHUANG [161]
    Mitra(Sk.)Spiritual Friend [1]BISHOP, Mitra [1] [245]
    Mitsuke(J.)Intimate Guide [163]EVERITT, Karin [163]
    Mitsunen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]NORDSTROM, Lou [95]
    Mitta(J.)Writing Seal [92]NAKAGAWA, Soen [92]
           MO back
    Mokudo 黙道 [tmc](J.)Silent Way [163]BRUNNER, Annetje [267] // NIEMIEC, Zenon [163]
    Mokuin 黙印 [167](J.)Silent Seal [167][178]LEVY, Paul [178] // STRATHIE, Gavin [167]
    Mokunai 黙[???] [tmc](J.)Silent Spirituality [163]ZIELINSKI, Jaroslaw [163]
    Mokusho 黙照 [212](J.)Moku-Silent   Sho-Awakening [212]LENENTINE, Dirk [212] // ZEISLER Etienne [212]
    Mokusui 黙水 [167](J.)Silent Water/Spring [163], Silent Water [167]BOUMA RIJNINK, Anja [163] // EDWARDS, David [163] // SCHWAB, Gerben [167]
    Mokuyo 黙[???] [tmc](J.)Silent Courage [163]de VRIES ROBLES, Jaap [163]
    Monshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Listening Heart [1]COLEMAN, Sara [1]
           MU back
    Mujiyo(J.)Timeless Ocean [source ?]KAPP, Paul [source ?]
    Munan(J.)The Man Who Never Turned Back [source ?]BUNAN, Shido [source ?]
    Mugai 無 [tmc](J.)Limitless [122]BROOKS, Jeffrey [122]
    Mugai 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Lid [163]GRIPEKOVEN, Axel [163]
    Mugaku(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained][163]ZIMMERMAN, Micheal [163]
    Mugen 無源 [tmc](J.)No Source [163]HEATH, Megan [163]
    Mugen(J.)Infinity [2]FAR, Becky [2]
    Mugetsu 無月 [tmc](J.)No Moon [163]PRZYTUKA, Irek [163]
    Muho 無法 [tmc](J.)No Direction [18], No Path [18], No Dharma [18]YERBY, Jacques L. [18]
    Muho 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Illumination [163]PROSKAUER, Stephen [163]
    Mui 無[???] [tmc](J.)Man of no Rank [39]BARRAGATO, Stefano [39][95]
    Mui(J.)Nothing Else [315]PUMPHREY, Ben [315]
    Muishitsu 無[???] [tmc](J.)True Man Without Rank [18]SHIMANO, Eido Tai [18]
    Mujaku 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Settling [163]BLOOMER, Daniel [163] // LARAWAY, Peter [163]
    Muji 霧地 [tmc](J.)Ground Mist [1]DEVEREAUX, Leslie [1]
    Mujo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]BAKER, Nancy [95]
    Muju 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Dwelling Place [163], Non Abiding Place [163]BANNON, John [163] // DINGEMANS, Peet [163] // MATASZEWSKI, Lech [163] // VEGTING, Pauline [163]
    Mukan 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Gate [163], Gateless Gate [163], No Barrier [163]KLUNGERS, Jan [163] // OLSZEWSKI, Zbigniew [163]
    Muko Takei(J.)Quiet Earth [296]CHONKO, Joseph [296]
    Mukutu 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Fear [163]van EEKEREN, Ton [163]
    Mumon 無門 [tmc](J.)No Gate [163], Gateless Gate [163]BOWLES, Robert [163] // MOLMER, John [163] // PODEJKO, Krzysztoph [36]
    Mumyo 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Light [163]SYREDA, Maria [163]
    Munen 無念 [tmc](J.)No Thought [163]HEATH, Richard [163] // KRIESBORG, Hadea [163] // RAJAMANI, Raj [163] // VESTJENS, Riet [163] // INNISS, Luis Fenandez [205]
    Muryo 無量 [tmc](J.)No Boundaries [313]MATTHIESSEN, Peter [95]
    Musai(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]WALTER, Sydney [95]
    Mushin 無心 [tmc](J.)No Mind [163]GERICKE, Alexandra [163] // MARCUS, Henriette [163] // MOORE, Jessica [163]
    Musho 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Conflict [163], No Struggle (= The Very State of Enlightenment) [163]BAZZANO, Manu [163] // HAMILTON, Diane [163] // van de HEUVEL, Meindert [163]
    Muso(J.)Beyond Thinking [142]GOODWIN, Perry [142]
    Mutei(J.)Bottomless [10]MURPHY, Douglas C. [10]
    Mutoku 無[???] [tmc](J.)No Gain [112], No Attainment [112]MAGRONE, Tony [112]
    Muzen 無禅 [tmc](J.)No Zen [163]KOROLCZUK, Hannia [163] // van de MEER, Arjan [163]
    Muzo 夢蔵  [300](J.)Dream Treasury   [300]HOLOHAN, Kevin [300]
           MY back
    Myoka 妙花 [tmc](J.)Mysterious Flower [1]JACKSON, Glenys [1]
    Myokei 妙慶 [295](J.)Buddha’s Teachings Wisdom [295]GERATY, Ed [295]
    Myo-on 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Subtle Sound [9]STUART, Maurine [9]
    Myo-on(J.)Inconceivable Gratitude [136]EMERSON, Sarah [136]
    Myosei(J.)Bright Star [274]MURPHY, Susan [144][274]
    Myodo Ni(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]SATOMI, Myodo Ni [source ???]
    Myo-an [???]菴 [tmc](J.)Bright Hut [36], Bright Hermitage [36]Dougherty, Rose Mary [323] // RICH, Ronald [36]
    Myoan(J.)Amazing Grace [85]SCHIRESON, Grace [85]
    Myobop(K.)Marvelous Dharma [47]The wife of the 23rd Shilla King Pophung (r. 514-546) [47]
    Myocho 妙超 [350](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]SHUHO MYOCHO (1282–1337) [350]
    Myoen(J.)Bright Circle/Circle of Illumination (En = Circle, Myo = bright, luminous, clear) [104]KHAN, Jocelyn [104]
    Myoen 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Subtle Circle [163], Completeness [163]GOBEYN, Riet [163] // HADYDON, Ewa [163] // KERSSIES, Lida [163]
    Myogen 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Wondrous Fountain [198]HURLEY, Sharon [198]
    Myogetsu 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Wonderous Warmth [163]ESTRADA, Christelle [163]
    Myoho 妙法 [tmc](J.)Marvelous Law of Buddha [2], Subtle Dharma [159][163]GABRYSCH, Tamara [159][163] // SKINNER, Jane [2] // SZLENCEL, Joanna [163]
    Myojo(J.)Morning Star [292]SHIFTON, Anna [292]
    Myojun [???]遵 [tmc](J.)Subtly Follow the Way [163]BESWICK, Kate [163] // WOJCICKA, Monika [163]
    Myoka(J.)Subtle River [149]BUSCH, Colleen [149]
    Myokai(J.)Subtle Disciple [163]AUSTIN, Diane Jesse [163]
    Myokan 妙鑑 [263](J.)Wondrous Mirror [263]HARKEMA, Marloes  [263]
    Myoki [???]気 [tmc](J.)Subtle Energy [163]; Subtle Vessel [288]LEHRHAUPT, Linda [163] // MEUSER, Ursula [163] // REID, Ernie [288]
    Myoki 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Wondrous Joy [36]GALLAGHER, Jennifer [36] // LEHRHAUPT, Linda [144]
    Myoki(J.)Bright Vessel [151]DOUDNA, Ellen [151]
    Myoko(J.)Subtle Light [163]CHANDLER, Jamie [163] // STEVERSON, Jill [163]
    Myoko(J.)Satori Wisdom [298]STONE, Roselyn [298]
    Myoku 妙空 [263](J.)Wondrous Sky [234][263], Wondrous Emptiness [234],KIRBY, Margaret [263] // LINSENER, Peter [234]
    Myonen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]MARKO, Eve [95]
    Myoshi(J.)To Look Subtlety [163]DRIESEN, Nana [163]
    Myoshin 妙心 [tmc](J.)Subtle Faith [163]AERTS, Gretha [163] // BERESOWSKA, Jola [163] // FRANZEN, Lilian [163] // McCAINE, Margot [163] // PAGE, Deborah [163]
    Myoshin 妙心 [tmc](J.)Wondrous Heart-Mind [36], Subtle Mind [302]MATSUMOTO, Michiko [36] // OKAMOTO, Zenju Myoshin Nanshin [40]
    Myoshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Luminous Heart [200]STEINGRABER, Michael [200]
    Myotai 妙[???] [tmc](J.)Wondrous Subtle Wisdom [33]TREACE, Bonnie [33]
    Myotei  明庭 [263](J.)Illumination Garden [263]JONG, Els 't [263]
    Myoun [???] 雲 [tmc](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]FORD, James Ishmael [144]
    Myoyu 妙有 [tmc](J.)Subtle, Mysterious Harmony [221], Wondrous Existence [303], The Action of the Mysterious [304]ANDERSEN-PALMER, Susan [95][221]
    Myoyu(J.)Clear Functioning [190]CUTTER, Megan [190][189]
    Myozen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]BLACKER, Melissa [144]
    Myozen 明全 [332](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained][source ?]BUTSUJU Myozen (1184-1225) [332]

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           NA back
    Nanpo 南浦 [350](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]NANPO JOMYO (1235–1308) [350]
    Nanshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Gentle Mind [40], Natural Mind [40]AMPHOUX, Nancy [source ?] // OKAMOTO, Zenju Myoshin Nanshin [40]
    Nanryu [???]龍 [tmc](J.)Southern Dragon [1]TARRANT, John [1]
    Nantembo(J.)Nandin [= Nanten tree] Stick [222]NANTEMBO, Toju [222]
           NE back
    Ne-eka(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]BARRAGATO, Margaret [95]
    Neisui [???]水 [tmc](J.)Calming Water [89]FLORES, Pedro [89]
    Nendo 然道 [278](J.)Natural Way [278]SNOW, Nina [278]
    Nenge(J.)Handing over the Flower [225]WÖSS, Fleur [225]
    Nenshin 念心 [tmc](J.)Quiet Faith [163]CARROLL, Cindy [163]
    Nesshindo [???][???]道 [tmc](J.)Enthusiasm for the Way [42]NOWIK, Jim [42]
           NH back
    Nhat Hanh(V.)One Action [177]THICH NHAT HANH [177]
           NI back
    Niao-ka(C.)Bird's Nest [source ?]TAO-LIN (J. Dorin) [source ?]
    Nindo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Patient Way [157]RAY, Mark [157]
    Ninkyo(J.)Patient Abiding [149]GILPIN, Kate [149]
    Niu-t'ou(C.)Ox-Head [source ?]NIU-T'OU FA-YUNG (J. Hoyu) [source ?]
           NO back
    Nonen(J.)Gifted Endurance [163], Talented Endurance [163]BETTONVIL, Nan [163]
    Nosan [???]山 [tmc](K.)Ancient Mountain [186]GRECCO, Lawrence [186]
           NY back
    Nyo'ei 如[???][tmc](J.)Like A Shadow [1]ALCALDE, Augusto [1]
    Nyogen 如幻[284](J.)Like A Dream, Like A Fantasy [284]SENZAKI, Nyogen [284] // YEO, William [144]
    Nyoun-ken* [???] 雲軒 [tmc](J.)[Dream?] Cloud TempleHASEGAWA, Kodo [source ?]
    Nyu-li(C.?)Gentle Rain [150]SUNDHEIM, Karen [150]

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