The definition of bo tree is the sacred tree of Buddhists.(noun)
An example of a bo tree is the type under which Gautama was inspired by the heavens.
See bo tree in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Sinhalese bo < Pali bodhi < bodhi-taru < bodhi, wisdom, enlightenment < Sans budh (see Buddha) + taru, tree
See bo tree in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Partial translation of Sinhalese bo-gaha, tree of wisdom (because it was the tree under which the Buddha was enlightened)
Origin: : bo, wisdom (from Pali bodhi, from Sanskrit bodhiḥ, enlightenment; see bheudh- in Indo-European roots)
Origin: + gaha, tree.
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