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Zen Buddhist Names: an online catalog, part O-Z

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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 Ciolektmciolek@ciolek.com. For names used in the context of Tibetan Buddhism see theDharma Names.


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Conventions:
  • 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 KyodanLineage.
  • 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 NAME          LANGUAGE      MEANING         BEARERS

    O OD| ON| OS| top|      

           OD back
    Odo 応道 [278](J.)Responding Way [278]WARNER, Brad [278]
           ON back
    Onko(J.)Warm (Compassionate) [163]GOLASZEWSKA, Urszula [163]
    Onryu [???]龍 [tmc](J.)Hidden Dragon [197]WEINSTEIN, David [197]
    Onza(J.)Peaceful Sitting [147]ROSENBAUM, Bob [147]
    Onzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Sensitive Mountain [163]CASUCCI, Fred [163]
           OS back
    Oshin 応心 [167](J.)Responding Heart [167]RUSSELL, Sam [167]

    P PH| PO| PR| PU| top|      

           PH back
    Phung Xuan(V.)Meeting the Spring [177]THICH NHAT HANH [177]
           PO back
    Poep Mu(K.)Empty Dharma [260], No Dharma [260]PERL, Jacob [260]
    Popkong(K.)Empty Dharma [47]The 23rd Shilla King POPHUNG (r. 514-546) [47]
    Popun(K.)Dharma Cloud [47]The 23rd Shilla King POPHUNG (r. 514-546) [47]
           PR back
    Pranidhana(Sk.)Heartfelt Wish, Great Longing, Powerful Intention, Promise, Vow [168]OVEREEM, Ineke [168]
           PU back
    Purna(Sk.)Full and Complete [255]PIRRUCCELLO, Ann [255]

    Q QU| top|      

           QU back
    Quang Tu(V.)Compassion [18]SLOVICK, Beth [18]

    R RA| RE| RI| RO| RU| RY| top|      

           RA back
    Rairenda 雷連打 [278](J.)Barrage of Thunder [278]GRANT, Rylend [278]
    Ranka 蘭 華 [167](J.)Orchid Blossom [167]de HULLU, Ingrid [167]
           RE back
    Reiju(J.)Spiritual Tree [36]BROWMAN, Zachary [36]
    Reiseki(J.)Spiritual Rock [163]GALLEGOS, Danny [163]
    Reiunken(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]USAMI, Shue [144]
    Reizu(J.)Spiritual Jewel [163]SENDEROWSKI, Mariusz [163]
    Rengyoku 蓮[???] [tmc](J.)Lotus Jewel [163]TUZ, Edytha [163]
    Ren-shu(C.)Kindness Dawn [101]DONG-CHU DENG-LANG [101]
    Renso 蓮窓 [167](J.)Lotus Window [167]SCHIPPERS, Wil [167]
           RI back
    Riki(J.)Power Energy [36]KIXMILLER, Richard [36]
    Rin'un-an(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]OSTERTAG, Silvia [144]
    Rinda 凜夏 [278](J.)Cold Summer [278]DYDYK, Linda [278]
    Rinsen(J.)Wheel Turning Wizard [275][276]WEIK, Jay [275][276]
    Rinsho 臨照 [263](J.)Presence Illumination [263]van GELDER, Diana [263]
           RO back
    Roshin 露心 [tmc](J.)Dew Drop Mind [11]MALONE, Peggy [11]
    Rozan 老山 [tmc](J.)Old/Stupid Mountain [163]SCHUITEMAKER, Willem [163]
           RU back
    Ruzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Flowing Mountain [289]CICETTI, Ray [289]
           RY back
    Ryogaku(J.)Beyond Intelligence [163]MASARYK, John [163]
    Ryojo(J.)Virtuous Splendor [163]KUIJPERS, Ans [163]
    Ryokan(J.)Generous [127], Large-hearted [127]RYOKAN Taigu [127]
    Ryokan(J.)Good Open Gentle Mind [163]TAPSELL, Danny [163]
    Ryokan(J.)Good Insight [163]STONE, Sandy [163]
    Ryoko(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]YASUTANI, Hakuun Ryoko [source ?]
    Ryosen 霊川 [167](J.)River Spirit [167]van LET, Ellen [167]
    Ryoshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Pure Heart [163][NN - surname redacted at the bearer's request][163]
    Ryotan 了湛 [167](J.)Complete Fulfilment [167]OOSTERHOLT, Kees [167]
    Ryotetsu(J.)Well Accomplished or Well Penetrating [204]FREED, Jan [204]
    Ryozan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Happy Mountain [171]SCHUITEMAKER, Willem [171]
    Ryoun-ken(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]YAMADA, Masamichi Ryoun-ken [source ?]
    Ryozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Abide in Zen [163]GERBHEIDE, K.C. [163]
    Ryu'un* 龍雲 [tmc](J.)Dragon CloudMURPHY, Susan [144]
    Ryudo 龍道 [tmc](J.)Dragon Way [139], Way of The Dragon [163]BASTIEN, Jim [139] // STOCK, Brad [163] // WEIK, Jay [275]
    Ryujin(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]FLANAGAN, John [115]
    Ryujo 龍[???] [tmc](J.)Dragon Samadhi [163]FAYLE, Doug [163] // VERSTEEGH, Wim [163]
    Ryuko 龍[???] [tmc](J.)Dragon Tiger [163]NICKLAS, Gerhard [163]
    Ryumon 龍門 [tmc](J.)Dragon Gate [163]BRANICKA, Zofia [163]
    Ryunen(J.)Like a Willow Tree [163], Flexible Unbreakable [163]van DANSIK, Job [163] // DRYZNER, Slawomir [163]
    Ryunen 龍念 [tmc](J.)Dragon Mind [93]JAMES, Kenneth W. [93]
    Ryusan 龍山 [tmc](J.)Dragon Mountain [2]GADBAW, Jim [2]
    Ryushin 龍心 [tmc](J.)Dragon Heart [73][163]BEUMER, Theo [163] // CHRISTOFFERSON, Richard [144] // HALLER, Paul [73] // MALONE, Sean [79] // THACH, Andrea [145]
    Ryusho 龍翔 [167](J.)Fly Like a Dragon [167], Flying Dragon [270]DORIGA, Lopez Jorge [167]
    Ryutan 龍潭 [307](J.)Dragon Abyss [147], Dragon Pond [147]LUNG-T'AN CH'UNG-HSIN (J. Ryutan Sushin) [147]
    Ryuun-an 龍雲菴 [tmc](J.)Dragon Cloud Hermitage [source ?]CICETTI, Raymond [144] // DREISBACH, Uta [144]
    Ryu'un-ken* 龍雲[???] [tmc](J.)Dragon Cloud (Temple) [241]SHUKMAN, Henry [241]
    Ryuzen 龍禅 [tmc](J.)Dragon Zen [163]LEMAIRE, Maria [163b]

    S SA| SE| SH| SI| SO| SS| SU| top|      

           SA back
    Saigen 済玄 [167](J.)Mysterious Salvation [167]HUNFELD, Pauline [167]
    Saisho 済奨 [167](J.)Liberating Urge [167]SOPERS, Nynke [167]
    Saiun [???]雲 [tmc](J.)Colorful Cloud [36]HARA, Atsumi [36]
    Sangetsu 山月 [tmc](J.)Mountain Moon [151]BUSCH, John [151]
    Sankei 山[???] [tmc](J.)Mountain Form [153]VERGARA, Robert [153]
    Sansetsu 山雪 [tmc](J.)Mountain Snow [1]SIERCHIO, Michael [1]
    Sansho(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]GALLAGHER, Jim [112]
    Sanyo 山[???] [tmc](J.)Mountain Form [146]van ALLEN, Jack [146]
    Sariputra(Sk.)Child of A Spring Nightingale [source ?]SARIPUTRA [source ?]
           SE back
    Se'wa(J.)Peaceful [142]BARTOLIC, Leslie [142]
    Sei'un-an 清雲菴 [tmc](J.)Clearing Away The Clouds Hermitage [132], Clear Cloud Hermitage [132], Immaculate Cloud Hermitage [132], Clear Skies Cloud Hermitage [298], Clearing Away the Clouds [298]REILEY, Kathleen [132] // STONE, Roselyn [7][132]
    Seicho 清調 [263](J.)Pure Melody [263]JAREK-KNABE, Katharina [263]
    Seido [???]道 [tmc](J.)Sincere Way [76]HOWELL, Jamie Kogen Seido [76]
    Seido [???]道 [tmc](J.)Aware of the Way [163]KANIEWSKI, Krzysztof [163]
    Seido 清道 [167](J.)Clear Way [167]LAMFERS, Jacco [167]
    Seigan(J.)Vow [118]GLASSING, Edwin [18]
    Seien 清円 [263](J.)Pure Circle [163][263]de LEEUW, Annelies [263] // ROGALA, Maciej [163] // SLOAN, Mary Ellen [163]
    Seigen 聖源 [tmc](J.)Sacred Source [163]GENT, Tania [163]
    Seigen(J.)Clear Eye  [306]An unidentified bearer [306]
    Seijo 聖[???] [tmc](J.)Sacred Silence [163]KELLY, Ann [163]
    Seiju 聖[???] [tmc](J.)Sacred Jewel [163]HAND, Leslie [163]
    Seijun 誠遵 [167](J.)Following the Truth [167]WONDERGEM, Dorien [167]
    Seijun 生純 [278](J.)Pure Life [278]FABENS, Caitlin [278]
    Seikan(J.)Pure Gentle Heart [163]DOAN, Ala [163]
    Seiki [???]気 [tmc](J.)Vital Energy [36]THEOFILATOS, Spiro [36]
    Seiki [???]気 [tmc](J.)Pure Energy [163]KOROPCZAK, Marek [163]
    Seiki [???]気 [tmc](J.)Genuine Energy [163]FOX, Liz [163]
    Seiko(J.)Sincerity & Peace [163]HARTGERS, Tineke [163]
    Seiko(J.)Star Reflecting on the Lake [18]MORNINGSTAR, Susan [18]
    Seikyo 清鏡 [263](J.)Clear Mirror [151][263]BUSCH, John [151] // NUBE, Alina [263]
    Seirin(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]KOHN, Barbara [71]
    Seiryo(J.)Complete Purity [163]SHIGEOKA, Mark [163]
    Seiryo(J.)Clear in Intelligence [240]CHORO SEIRYO (C. Chen-hsieh Ch'ing-liao) (1089-1151) [240]
    Seiryu(J.)Clear Stream [1][209]BLACKMAN, Bruce [209] // SEYMOUR-FORD, Jan [1]
    Seiryu [???]龍 [tmc](J.)Peaceful Dragon [1]GLUEK, Maggie [1]
    Seisen(J.)Pure Spring [95], Like a Fountain [95]FLETCHER, Anne [source ?] // SAUNDERS, Anne [95][97]
    Seisetsu(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]SEKI, Seisetsu [252]
    Seishi(J.)Clear Resolve [148], Clear Aspiration [188], Clear Intention [246], Sincere Aspiration [157]AMIRAULT, Chris [246] // BLUM, Estes [156] // FRAPPIER, Alexandra [148] // NEMVALTS, Kalle [157] // NIXON, John Robert [188]
    Seishin(J.)Pure Heart [163]LLEWELLYN, Barbara [149] // MEIJER, Frans [163] // O'FLAHERTY, Kevin [163] // SAUNDERS, Mimi [142]
    Seishin(J.)Pure Faith [163]LANE, Martin [163]
    Seishin(J.)Sacred Faith [163]WRIGHT, Wynn [163]
    Seisho 清[???] [tmc](J.)Pure Nature [149]GILPIN, Kate [149]
    Seisho(C./J.)Western Bell [216]HAWK, Pat [216]
    Seiso(J.)Whole expression [262]COOPER, Paul [262]
    Seisui 清水 [tmc](J.)Calm Water [149], Clear Water [151], Pure Clear Water [163]CUBERO, Gemma [149] // DOUDNA, Ellen [151] // WOENSDREGT, Ria [163]
    Sekishun(J.)Red Spring [157]DeCOTIS, Karen [157]
    Sekkei(J.)Snow Valley [36]FENNIE, Kristopher [36]
    Sekiryu [???]龍 [tmc](J.)Stone Dragon [215]TURLUR, Pierre [215]
    Seng-ts'an(C.)Jewel of The Community [source ?]SENG-TS'AN (J. Sosan) [source ?]
    Senjo(J.)Ten Times Master Hyakujo [36]LAGOMARSINO, Andrew [36]
    Senko 千江 [167](J.)Thousand Rivers [163][167]de BOER, Simon [167] // Merrill, Carol [163]
    Senshin(J.)Spring [Heart/Mind?] [163]DRAHEIM, Grazyna [163]
    Senshu(J.)Hidden Treasure, Secret Pearl [294]MANNION-WOODWARD, Ashley [294]
    Senzan 泉 山 [167](J.)Fountain Mountain [167]van der MARK, Taco [167]
    Setsu(J.)Unskillful, Clumsy [source ?]CHANG-CHO HSIU-TS'AI (J. Chosetsu Yusai) [source ?]
    Setsu-an 雪菴 [tmc](J.)Snow Hermitage, Snow Hut [136]GODWIN, Gaelyn [136][143]
    Seung Sahn(K.)Tall Mountain [120], High Mountain [120]SEUNG SAHN [120]
           SH back
    Shakizen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Little Shakia Zen [163]SIEMASZKO, Marta [163]
    Shaku(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARTL, Josef [144]
    Shakyamuni(Sk.)The Sage of The Shakya Clan [source ?], The Ascetic of the Shakyas [208], Shakya Ascetic [208]GAUTAMA Buddha [source ?]
    Shiani-an [???][???]菴 [tmc](J.)Essence Sister Hermitage [132]PUNZALAN, Sonia [132]
    Shigetsu [???]月 [tmc](J.)Purple Moon [163]HALL-BILSKIE, Cindy [163]
    Shih-te(C.)Pick Up [102]SHIH-TE (J. Jittoku) [102]
    Shijun(J.)Pure and Honest as a Child [240]TANKA SHIJUN (C. Tan-hsia Tzu-ch'un) (? – 1119) [240]
    Shikai(J.)Entire World [2]SWARTOUT, Kathy [2]
    Shikan 志観 [167](J.)Aspiration Insight [167]VIS, Martijn [167]
    Shiketsu(J.)Shit Stick [163]TYMANSKI, Tymon [163]
    Shinketsu(J.)Truly at Rest [240]CHORO SEIRYO (C. Chen-hsieh Ch'ing-liao) (1089-1151) [240]
    Shin'un*(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HAWK, Pat [144]
    Shin'yu 真友 [167](J.)Truth Companion [167]ROEST, Thijs [167]
    Shinden(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]INABA, Shinden [252]
    Shindo 心道 [tmc](J.)Faith in the Way [163]HOWARD, Dave [163] // PITTS, Richard [163]
    Shindo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Forest Way [61]FARRIN, Barry [61]
    Shindo [???]道 [tmc](J.)New Way [1]DeGREGORIA, Ben [66] // MALONE, Kobutsu [11]
    Shingetsu 心月 [tmc](J.)Mind Moon [149]MILLIGAN, Bill [149]
    Shinjo(J.)True Purity [36]FELBER, Michaela [36]
    Shinjo 真乗 [263](J.)True Vehicle [163][263]SCHMUCK, Frank [163] // SOMERS, Simon [263]
    Shinka 心花 [263](J.)Mind Flower [263]OUSEN, Iris [263]
    Shinkai(J.)Servant of the Servant [30]BIRX, Charles [30]
    Shinkai [???]海 [tmc](J.)Ocean of Fidelity [174]BAXTER, Al [174]
    Shinko(J.)Deep Lake Clear [142]BARTOLIC, Leslie [142] // GROENEWOUD, Wilma [144] // SQUIRE, Philip [144]
    Shinko 心[???] [tmc](J.)Illuminated Mind [163]GROENWOUD, Wilma [163]
    Shinko(J.)True Faithful Light [226]WEST, Linda [226]
    Shinsen(J.)Deep Spring [151]DAY, Kate [151]
    Shinshi(J.)Deep/Still [142], Profound Stillness [151], Deep Stillness [157]BURKHART, Steven [151] // HOBBS, Kellie [157] // KIESER, Walter [142]
    Shinshi(J.)Steadfast Resolve [151][251]HAEFELE, Richard [151] // HUBBELING, Petra [251]
    Shinshin(J.)Faith Mind [157]SMITH-WILLIAMS, Sherry [157]
    Shinsho(J.)Heart of Truth [163]THIELKING, Paul [163]
    Shin'un-ken*(J.)House of the Spreading Cloud [216]HAWK, Pat [216]
    Shisen(J.)Arrow Wizard [2]WARD, Fletcher [2]
    Shishin(J.)Aspiration Truth [149]CUBERO, Gemma [149] // WICK, Gerry [95]
    Shitetsu(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]SENDO, Shitetsu Shoun-ken [144]
    Shizan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Smooth Mountain [69]LEIGHTON, Taigen Shizan [69]
    Shizan [???]山 [tmc](J.)To Reach The Mountain [163], To Reach The Top of The Mountain [163]JABLONSKI, Jarek [163] // KWIATKOWSKI, Tomek [163]
    Sho-e(J.)Manifest Blessings [2]GADBAW, Jim [2]
    Shoan(J.)True Sound [163]TRZASKA, Mikolai [163]
    Shoan(J.)Genuine Bliss [142]GREGORY, Sharon [142]
    Shobo(J.)True Dharma [163]van de REEP, Jacky [163]
    Shodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)True Way [163]FLATT, John [144] // POSTEMA, Alexa [163] // SANDS, John [163]
    Shofukoho(J.)Pinewinds Spreading the Truth/Dharma in Ten Directions [51]SORENSON, Georgia [51]
    Shogaku 祥岳 [265](J.)Auspicious Mountain [265]SUZUKI, Shogaku Shunryu [265]
    Shogen(J.)Eye of Truth [64]CLIFTON, John [64]
    Shogen 照源 [263](J.)Illuminating the Source [167]van de KRUK, Martin [167]
    Shogetsu [???]月 [tmc](J.)Bright Moon [142][NN - surname redacted at the bearer's request][142]
    Shohei 正平 [tmc](J.)True Calm/Balance [182]LENENTINE, Dirk [182]
    Shoho 正法 [tmc](J.)True Dharma [163]SZLENCEL, Magda [163]
    Shoin 正印 [167](J.)True Seal [167]HASPER, Mark [167]
    Shoji(J.)Birth and Death [233] [144 ?]PATTERSON, Nick [233] // SCOTT, David [144]
    Shoju 正[???] [tmc](J.)True Acceptance [36]KENNY, Michael [36]
    Shojun 正遵 [263](J.)Follow the Truth [263]NIJHOLT, Alize [263]
    Shoju Rojin(J.)Old Man of Correct Perception [source ?]DOKYU Etan [source ?]
    Shoka [???]華 [tmc](J.)Luminous Blossom [151]DAY, Kate [151]
    Shoka(J.)Bright Water, Crystal River [294]ARDNT, Justin [294]
    Shomen 正[???] [tmc](J.)True Face [163]MORAN, Kevin [163]
    Shonen 正念 [tmc](J.)True Thought [163]KNEGTEL, Maurice [163]
    Shonu(J.)Planting the Garden [1]LONG, Philip [1]
    Shoren [???]蓮 [tmc](J.)Blossoming Lotus [163]SWIFT, Jenny [163]
    Shorin 照臨 [263](J.)Illuminating Presence [263]PASMAN, Dina [263]
    Shoryu 祥龍 [263](J.)Auspicious Dragon [263]de ROODEN, Peter [263]
    Shosan(J.)Right/Correct/Exact [source ?]SUZUKI, Shosan [source ?]
    Shosei(J.)Bright Spirit [157]SMITH-WILLIAMS, Sherry [157]
    Shoshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Beginner's Mind [9], No Mind [9]BASHISTA, Michael [91] // CRAIG, Barbara [95] // O'HALLORAN, Maura [source ?]
    Shoshin [???]心 [tmc](J.)True Heart Mind [163]TARKOWSKA, Teresa [163]
    Shosui [???]水 [tmc](J.)True Water (Flow) [163]WELLENSTEIN, Jacqueline [163]
    Shotei 昌禎 [source ?](J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HASHIMOTO, Gazan Shotei [252]
    Shoukai [???]海 [tmc](J.)Living Ocean [224]MAXWELL, Richard [224]
    Shoun-ken* [???]雲軒(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained] [source ?] Cloud TempleASHIDA, Osamu [source ?] // SENDO, Shitetsu Shoun-ken [144]
    Showa 祥和 [tmc](J.)Auspicious Harmony [36]SUTER, Barbara [36]
    Shozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Right or True Zen [163], Correct Zen [210]McGUIRE, Hogaku Shozen [210] // McNAMARA, Lynn [163]
    Shudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Practice of the Way [211]SCHROEDER, Brian [211]
    Shudo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]SILBERBERG, Caryn [163]
    Shugen(J.)Rigorous Practice [67]ARNOLD, Geoffrey [67]
    Shugetsu [???]月 [tmc](J.)Autumn Moon [269]APPELS, Ingrid [269]
    Shujin(J.)Cultivate Virtue [142]LARSON, Anne [142]
    Shummyo [???]妙 [tmc](J.)Excellent Seed [163]MEARS, Linda [163]
    Shungetsu 春月 [tmc](J.)Spring Moon [1]LUKEMAN, Kym [1]
    Shunka 春華 [tmc](J.)Spring Blossom [142]PFLUGER, Karen [142]
    Shunryu 俊龍 [259](J.)Swift Dragon [259]SUZUKI, Shunryu [259]
    Shunsho 春[???] [tmc](J.)Shining Spring [36]MOLIS, Judith [36]
    Shusai(J.)Bright Boy [source ?]CHANG-CHO HSIU-TS'AI (J. Chosetsu Yusai) [source ?]
    Shusshin(J.)The Forest Comes Forth [1]LUKEMAN, Cathy [1]
    Shuzen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARRIS, Jules [144]
           SI back
    Siddharta(Sk.)Successful One [source ?]GAUTAMA Buddha [source ?]
           SO back
    Soden 祖田 [263](J.)Ancestor Field [263]KLARENBEEK, Egbert [263]
    Sodo 祖道 [tmc](J.)Patriarch's Way [163]ZERAFA-GREGORY, Oscar [163]
    Soen(J.)Ancestor Sound [163]DASS, Kamala [163] // NAKAGAWA, Soen [source ?]
    Soho [???]法 [tmc](J.)Patriarch's Dharma [163]DOUBLEDAY, Tony [163] // RUTKOWSKI, Adam [163]
    Sojo(J.)Genuine Samadhi [163]CAVIN, Chris [163]
    Sojun(J.)Genuine Principle [163]STOPYRA, Jarek [163] // STOPYRA, Renata [163] // TYDEMAN, Nico [163]
    Soko(J.)Genuine or Pure Light [163]DOBROWSKI, Artur [163] // HARTLEY, Connie [163]
    Sokyo(J.)Sangha Home [142]SAUNDERS, Mimi [142]
    Soni-an(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]PINEDA, Nenates Teresa A. [144] // PUNZALAN, Sonia [144]
    Sonin(J.)Patriarch's Patience [163]BAYLEY, Eva [163]
    Soon(J.)Ancestor ??? [163]FOGARTY, Kelly [163]
    Soren [???]蓮 [tmc](J.)Genuine Lotus [163]LUIJBEN, Jose [163]
    Soshin(J.)Genuine Mind [163]URBANOWICZ, Robert [163]
    Soshin(J.)Genuine Heart [163]MARSHALL, Brother Tom [163] // OWENS, Sara [163]
    Soshin(J.)Essence Heart [163]WIZNIEWSKI, Andreas [163]
    Soteki(J.)Target of The Patriarchs [36]FUJIHIRA, Tadahiko [36]
    Soten [???]天 [tmc](J.)Heavenly Ancestor, Heavenly Patriarch [84]MERZEL, Dennis [84][131]
    Soun [???]雲 [tmc](J.)Soen & Hakuun [a combination of two Zen names = "Ancestor Sound" & "White Cloud"][36]DOWLING, Joseph [36]
    Soun-ken(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARRIS, Bruce [144] // ONDA, Akira [144]
    Sö Yü(?C.)Brave Friend [151]CHACIN, Susan [151]
    Sozen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)Genuine Zen [163]de KOEIJER-LAROS, Ilse [163] // NAGASAWA, Sozen [source ?]
           SS back
    Ssu-hsin [???] 心 [tmc](C.)Dead Mind [source ?]SSU-HSIN WU-HSIN (J. Shishin Goshin) [source ?]
           SU back
    Suigen 水源 [tmc](J.)Water Source [163]VULINK, Marijke [163]
    Suiho(J.)Green Peak [36]SATO, Midori [36]
    Sumitra(Sk.)Compassionate Friend [70]KENNETT, Peggy [70]
    Sunya(Sk.)Zero/Nothing [94]KJOLHEDE, Sonja [94]
    Sunyana(Sk.)Empty Vehicle [249]GRAEF, Sunyana [249]
    Suriak(Sk.)Sun/Sunlight [26]HERNANDEZ, Antonio E. [26]

    T TA| TE| TO| TR| TS| TU| TZ| top|      

           TA back
    T'an Gong(K.)One Who Swallowed Emptiness [59]ROY, Michael [59]
    Taian 大 安 [167](J.)Great Ease [167]DAVIES, Paul [167]
    Taido [???]道 [tmc](J.)Gentle Way [79]MALONE, Ian Sean [79]
    Taido 太道 [tmc](J.)Great Way [163]CHRISTOFFERSON, Richard [163]
    Taigaku [???]岳 [tmc](J.)Unconditioned Peak [158]SIMON, David [158]
    Taigen 太源 [167](J.)Ultimate Source [69], Great Source [167]LEIGHTON, Taigen Shizan [69] // van den AKKER, Henk [167]
    Taigu(J.)Great Fool [127][215]RYOKAN Taigu [127] // TURLUR, Pierre [215]
    Taikan 諦観 [263](J.)Truth Insight [79][263]GREGOIRE, Wayne [263] // MALONE, Ian Sean [79]
    Taikon(J.)Tranquil Root [149]FLORA, Elizabeth [149]
    Taipo(J.)Big Peak [163]BROAD, Roger [163]
    Tairyu 太 龍 [tmc](J.)Great Dragon [163]PATCHING, Andrew [163]
    Taisan 大山 [tmc](J.)Enduring Mountain [199]SHERIDAN, Larry [199]
    Taisen 泰仙 [tmc](J.)Peaceful Hermit [195]DESHIMARU, Taisen [195]
    Taisen 大泉 [195](J.)Great Source [195]GORDON-FINLAYSON, Alasdair [195]
    Taishin 太心 [tmc](J.)Great Heart [163]JOHNSON, Richard [163]
    Taiten(J.)Infinite Sky [source ?]GUARESCHI, Fausto [source ?]
    Taitsu 太通 [191](J.)Great Ancestor [192]KONO Taitsu [191]
    Taiun 太雲 [tmc](J.)Great Cloud [31]ELLISTON, Michael [31]
    Taiun-ken 太雲[???] [tmc](J.)Great Cloud Temple [source ?]HIYAMA, Tetsuo [144]
    Tai-yang 太[???] [tmc](C.)The Great Sun [240]TAI-YANG CHING-HSÜAN (J. Daiyo Kyogen) aka Ching-yen (J.Kyoen) [240]
    Tai Xi 太[???](C.)Great Joy [160]Ven. SHEN-LUNG [160][180]
    Taizan 太山 [tmc](J.)Great Mountain [50][163]de GROOT, Peter [163] // MAEZUMI, Taizan [50][84]
    Taizen 太[???] [tmc](J.)Gradually Advancing Calm [16]BREHENEY, Sean [16]
    Takuan(J.)Pickled Radish [19]SOHO, Takuan [19]
    Tamon(J.)Northern Protecting Deity [36]HOVDEN, Jeffrey [36]
    Tando [???]道 [tmc](J.)Right Way [152]DENNY, Greg [152]
    Tando [???]道 [tmc](J.)Broad Way [163]WRIGHT, Theo [163]
    Tangen(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARADA, Tangen [144]
    Tanka(J.)Red Mist ? [163]YAMASHIRO, Jeremy [163]
    Tanku(J.)Broad Emptiness [163]JAKABOWICZ, Tanna [163]
    Tanshin(J.)Single Mind [1]AITKEN, Anne [1]
    Tanshin(J.)Secret of Truth [190]SMITH, Kay [190, 189]
    Tao-chieh(C.)A Model of the Way [240]FU-JUNG TAO-K'AI (aka Fuyo Dokai (J.) Furong Daokai (C.), aka Master TAO-CHIEH (J. Dokai) of Mount Fuyo 1043-1118) [240]
    Tao-k'ai(C.)Way Formality [50], Way Steps [50]FU-JUNG TAO-K'AI (aka Fuyo Dokai (J.) Furong Daokai (C.) aka Master TAO-CHIEH (J. Dokai) of Mount Fuyo 1043-1118) [240][219][50]
    Tao-pao(C.)Jewel of The Path [source ?]CHEN DAOBAO [source ?]
           TE back
    Teiho 貞[???] [tmc](J.)Faithfully follow the Way [163]EPSTEIN, Lenore [163]
    Teiko 貞光 [167](J.)Faithful Illumination [167]WHITEHEAD, Caroline [167]
    Teishin 貞心 [tmc](J.)Faithful Mind [2]CLARKE, Shawn [2]
    Teijun 貞遵 [tmc](J.)to Follow Faithfully [163]BEZGLASNAIA, Margarita [163] // WRONECKA, Magdalena [163]
    Teisui [???]水 [tmc](J.)Faithfully Follow the Flowing Water [163], She Who Follows The Stream With Great Confidence [218]FRANSSEN, Connie [218] // TRAWINSKA, Teresa [163]
    Teizo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]NAKAMURA, Teizo [144]
    Tekisui [???]水 [tmc](J.)One Drop of Water [137]DEMMOKU, Giboku [137]
    Tendo 天[???] [tmc](J.)Heaven Child [163]KELLY, Lee Ann [163]
    Tengen 天[???] [tmc](J.)Heavenly Eye [151]BURKHART, Steven [151]
    Tenkai 天[???] [tmc](J.)Heavenly Painter [163]COPPENS, Anton [163]
    Tenkei [???]慶 [tmc](J.)Joyously Holds [131]COPPENS, Anton [95]
    Tennen(J.)Natural [13]MONTANI, Joe [13]
    Tenren 天蓮 [tmc](J.)Heavenly Lotus [163]STUCKMANN, Sabine [163]
    Tenro 天驢 [98](E.)Heavenly Donkey [98]WONDERWHEEL, Gregory [98]
    Tenryu 天龍 [tmc](J.)Heavenly Dragon [Ten (heavenly) Ryu (dragon)] [257]; Celestial Dragon [36]BAZY, Jean-Marc [214] // McMAHON, Barry [257] // VENTURA, Phil [36]
    Tenshin 天心 [tmc](J.)Heaven Mind [49], Heaven Truth [49], Naturally Real [49], Universal Mind [49]ANDERSON, Reb [49][50][73] // FLETCHER, Charles [95] // TENSHIN TANOUYE [103]
    Tensho(J.)Universal Truth [173]NOBLE, Greg [173]
    Tenso 天[???] [tmc](J.)Heavenly Essence [163]PIETRAS, Olga [163]
    Tenzan 天山 [tmc](J.)Heavenly Mountain [163], Heavenly/Universal Mountain [103]JODZIS, Jarek [163] / TOYODA, Shihan [103]
    Tesshin(J.)Penetrating Truth (Tetsu = Penetrating, Shin =Truth) [49]SANDERSON, John [49] // Brooks, Jeffrey [122]
    Tetsudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Penetrate The Way [163]BLUM, Estes [156] // JONES, Ken [163]
    Tetsue (Ekeido)(J.)To Penetrate Wisdom [163]DEKKER, Evert [163]
    Tetsuen(J.)Penetrate The Circle [163]LUTWAK, Josi [163]
    Tetsugen [???]源 [tmc](J.)Penetrate Source [50], Penetrate Subtlety [50], Deeply Penetrating the Great Mystery [50]GLASSMAN, Bernard [50][84][131]
    Tetsugyu(J.)Iron Ox [29]BANTETSUGU, Tetsugyu Ban [source ?] // NANDIN, Jarod [29]
    Tetsuji(J.)Completely Penetrating Self [151]CHACIN, Susan [151]
    Tetsujyo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]DEGUCHI, Tetsujyo [144]
    Tetsuko(J.)Penetrating Light [163], Deeply Penetrating Light [163]van der KNOKKE, Pascal[163] // Word, James [163]
    Tetsunen [???]念 [tmc](J.)Penetrate (Now) Mind [151]HAEFELE, Richard [151]
    Tetsushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Penetrating Mind [163]WOODS, Scott [163]
    Tetsuten(J.)Philosophy of Heavens [215]TURLUR, Pierre [215]
    Tetsuun-ken* [???]雲軒 [tmc](J.)Wisdom Cloud Temple [132]LOY, David [132]
    Tetsuyu(J.)Enlivening Function [4]CARNEY, Frances [4]
    Tetsuzen [???]禅 [tmc](J.)To Penetrate Zen [163]HUSSONG, Barbara [163]
           TO back
    Togen 透源 [tmc](J.)Penetrate Source [142]GOODWIN, Perry [142]
    Toin(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]IIDA, Toin [144]
    Toju(J.)Constant Practice/Realization [158]SIMON, David [158]
    Tokei(J.)Peach-Tree Valley [source ?]TOKEI (Chokei) [source ?]
    Tokogyo(J.)Virtuous Walking [142]APPELMAN, Jed [142]
    Tokudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Virtue of The Way [1]FORD, James Ishmael [1]
    Tosetsu [???]雪 [tmc](J.)Peach Snow [136]CUMMINGS, Constance [136]
    Toshin 透眞 [283](J.)Penetrating Truth [283]FRANZ, Koun [283]
    Toyo(J.)Willowlike [129]ODA Sesshu [129]
           TR back
    Tri Nguyen(V.)Source of Wisdom [72]TRI NGUYEN [72]
           TS back
    T'su Yu(C.)Compassionate Friend [70]KENNETT, Peggy [70]
    Tsuneo(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]ODA, Tsuneo [144]
    Tsung-chih(C.)Devotion To Wisdom [source ?]TSUNG-CHIH TAO-WU [source ?]
    Tsuzan [???]山 [tmc](J.)Intimate Mountain [151]GREINER, Doug [151]
           TU back
    Tuan-chi(C.)Liberator From Limitations [source ?]HUANG-PO HSI-YÜAN (J. Obaku Kiun) [source ?]
           TZ back
    Tzu-ch'un(C.)Pure and Honest as a Child [240]TAN-HSIA TZU-CH'UN (J.Tanka Shijun) (? – 1119) [240]

    U UJ| UM| UN| top|      

           UJ back
    Uji(J.)Being Time [151]SENAUKE, Laurie [151]
    Uji(J.)Being Oneself [163]von WOLKAHOF, Karl [163]
    Uji(J.)Being Kind [190]PENTCHEV, Lee [190, 189]
           UM back
    Um(K.)Sound of this World [118]DAE KWAN (formerly Hyang Um Sunim JDPS) [118][119]
           UN back
    Unkan 雲[???] [tmc](J.)Cloud Valley [41]LEDSON, Margaret [41]
    Un Mun 雲門 [source?](K.)Cloud Gate [117]YÜN-MEN WEN-YEN (J. Unmon Bun'en) [117]

    V VI| top|      
           VI back
    Vīrya(Sk.)Energy, Vigor [202]HEIJMAN, Marieke [202]

    W WA| WO| WU| top|      

           WA back
    Wado 和道 [tmc](J.)Harmony Way [163]MEISER, Meg [163]
    Wakei 和[???] [tmc](J.)Harmoniously Blissful [163]MILUNSKA, Barbara [163]
           WO back
    Won Ju Sung(K.)Mastery and Music [256]KRESEK, Katie [256]
           WU back
    Wu-an [???]菴(C.)Master of The Wu Hermitage [source ?]Layman WU-AN (J. Muan) [source ?]
    Wu Bong(K.)Universal Peak [260]PERL, Jacob [260]
    Wu-huan(C.)Understands Illusions [161]LI ZI CHUANG [161]
    Wu-k'ung(C.)The Enlightened Void [240]CHEN-HSIEH CH'ING-LIAO (J.Choro Seiryo) (1089-1151) [240]
    Wu-pen(C.)Original Consciousness [source ?]TUNG-SHAN LIANG-CHIEH (J. Tozan Ryokai) [source ?]

    X XI| XU| top|      

           XI back
    Xin-jue(C.)Enlightened Heart [161]LI ZI CHUANG [161]
           XU back
    Xu-yun(C.)Empty Cloud [162]XU YUN (Hsü Yün) (J. Kiun) [162]

    Y YA| YI| YO| YU| top|      

           YA back
    Ya'o-xia'ng(C.)Dazzling in the Details [1]SIERCHIO, Michael [1]
    Yakuso(J.)Healing Source [145]THACH, Andrea [145]
           YI back
    Yi-ch'ing(C.)He Whose Faith Is Ever Green [240]T’OU-TZU YI-CH’ING (I-ch'ing) (J. Tosu Gisei) [240]
           YO back
    Yodo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Courageous Way [163]PIETAS-MALIKA, Irina [163]
    Yodo 与道 [278](J.)Giving (or Granting) Way [278]GRANT, Rylend [278]
    Yoko(J.)Courageous Tiger [163]JODZIS, Jan [163]
    Yoko(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARTL, Josef [144]
    Yoshin(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]JORDAN, William (Bill) [95]
    Yoshin(J.)Ocean of Truth [163]GRZYBOWSKI, Piotr [163] // MALINOWSKI, Hank [163]
           YU back
    Yu-ch'i-lin(C.)Jade Unicorn [26]HERNANDEZ, Antonio E. [26]
    Yu-h'sien(C.)Jade Spirit [63]LEGG, Tamasine [63]
    Yu-lian(C.)Jade Lotus [63]LEGG, Sabrina [63]
    Yu-wa(C.)Fearless Speech [1]McLEAN, Christopher [1]
    Yudo(J.)Courageous Path [142]MOGEY, John [142]
    Yudo [???]道 [tmc](J.)Gentle Way [163]GRACE, Paul [163]
    Yuho(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]HARKASPI, Helen [144]
    Yuki 雪 [278](J.)Snow [278]SNOW, Nina [278]
    Yushin [???]心 [tmc](J.)Melt the Mind [163]WYSZYNSKI, Marek [163]
    Yuun-ken* [???]雲軒(J.)Eternal Cloud Temple [132]LOEW, Victor [132]
    Yüan-kuan(C.)Observant of Circumstances [240]LIANG-SHAN YÜAN-KUAN (J. Ryozan Enkan) [240]
    Yün-men 雲門 [117](C.)Cloud Gate [117]YÜN-MEN WEN-YEN (J. Unmon Bun'en) [117]

    Z ZA| ZE| ZH| ZO| ZU| top|      

           ZA back
    Zanchu 山[???] [tmc](J.)Mountain Reality [2]WARD, Fletcher [2]
           ZE back
    Zendo 禅道 [tmc](J.)Zen Way [73]HALLER, Paul [73]
    Zenetsu 禅悦 [tmc](J.)Zen Joy [163]ATKINS, Cindy [163]
    Zengaku 禅岳 [tmc](J.)Zen Mountain [210]MATSUOKA, Soyu [210]
    Zengan 禅岩 [263](J.)Zen Rock [263]STOLZEL, Werner [263]
    Zengen(J.)Nothing Hidden [290]THOMPSON, Scott [290]
    Zenho?(J.)Total Letting Go [163]LEIBERT, Ottmar [163]
    Zenju(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]OKAMOTO, Zenju Myoshin Nanshin [40]
    Zenkai 禅[???] [tmc](J.)Whole World Zen [3]ELLISTON, Michael [31]
    Zenkei [???]慶 [tmc](J.)Inconceivable Joy [71]HARTMAN, Blanche [71]
    Zenki(J.)Total Activity [36], The Whole Works [36]ANDERSON, Reb [73] // STRONG, Robert [36]
    Zenkon(J.)Good Roots [64]HODGES, Thomas [64]
    Zenno 禅[???] [tmc](J.)Respond to Zen [163]DABROWSKI, Zenon [163]
    Zeno(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]FORD, James Ishmael [144]
    Zenshin 禅心 [tmc](J.)Zen Mind [71]BRADLEY Jim [71] // YAMADA, Koun Zenshin [144]
    Zenson(J.)[the meaning is to be ascertained]GIFFORD, Dane [144]
    Zenyu 禅[???] [tmc](J.)Zen Hero [163]LAY, Sima [163]
           ZH back
    Zhi-gang(C.)Able To Be As Resolute As Iron [291]SHENG YEN [291]
           ZO back
    Zochi(J.)Stored Wisdom [82]PALMERI, Rick [82]
    Zoho(J.)Hidden Treasure [153]VERGARA, Robert [153]
           ZU back
    Zuiki(J.)Delightedly Follow [36]JOB, Eduardo [36]
    Zuiun [???]雲 [tmc](J.)Auspicious Cloud [2]CLARKE, Shawn [2]
    Zuiun-an* [???]雲菴 [tmc](J.)Auspicious Cloud Hermitage [132], Felicitious Cloud Hermitage [132]MEYER, Gundula [132]
    Zuiun-ken* [???]雲軒 [tmc](J.)Auspicious Cloud Temple [132]ADACHI, Doshu [144]

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