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半路出家《俗语佛源》
指不是从小而是成年后才出家当和尚或尼姑的人为“半路出家”。出家,梵名波吠儞野Ayanyaka,出家在家的生活,修沙门的净行。《维摩诘经·弟子品》:“我听佛言,父母不听,不得出家。”同经《方便品》又说:“维摩诘言:‘然汝等便发阿耨多罗三藐三菩提心,是即出家’”。后比喻不是本行出身后来改行的称半路出家。如《京本通俗小说·错斩崔宁》说:“先前读书,后来看看不济,却去改业做生意,便是半路出家的一般。”(无名氏)
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