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Buddhist Canon in Different Languages

Da Zang Jing

130 Da zang jing
430 Tripiṭaka.Chinese version (Da zang jing)

Kanjur & Tanjur

130 Kanjur
430 Tripiṭaka (Tibetan version). Kanjur
430 Tripiṭaka (Tibetan version). Tanjur
The Tibetan Canon consists of two parts: the Kanjur ("Translation of the Word of the Buddha"), & the Tanjur ("Translations of the Teachings".)

Tipitaka

RDA toolkit, August 20, 2015 (6.23.2.13.1 Parts of the Pali Canon. Record the title of a component division of the Pali canon (Abhidhammapiṭaka, Suttapiṭaka, Vinayapiṭaka) as a subdivision of the preferred title for the Tipiṭaka.)
BQ1300-1609 -- Use Tipiṭaka as Subject Headings
ex. Tipiṭaka. Suttapiṭaka. Majjhimanikāya. Uparipaṇṇāsa. Selections. English.

Tripitaka

RDA toolkit, August 20, 2015 (6.23.2.13.2 Parts of the Sanskrit Canon. Record the title of a component division of the Sanskrit canon (Abhidharmapiṭaka, Sūtrapiṭaka, Vinayapiṭaka) as a subdivision of the preferred title for the Tripiṭaka.)
BQ1610-2240 -- Use Tripiṭaka as Subject Headings
ex. Tripiṭaka. Sūtrapiṭaka. Samantabhadracaryāpraṇidhānarāja. English & Nepali.