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Brahman

Brah´man
n.1.A person of the highest or sacerdotal caste among the Hindus.
Brahman bull
(Zool.) the male of a variety of the zebu, or Indian ox, considered sacred by the Hindus.
2.a person from an old, respected, and usually wealthy family who has considerable social or political influence; - a term used especially in New England; as, a Boston brahmin.
Noun1.brahman - a member of a social and cultural elite (especially a descendant of an old New England family); "a Boston Brahman"
Synonyms: brahmin
2.brahman - a member of the highest of the four Hindu varnas; "originally all brahmans were priests"
Synonyms: brahmin
3.brahman - the highest of the four varnas: the priestly or sacerdotal category
Synonyms: brahmin
4.BrahmanBrahman - any of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant grayish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding
aristocrat, blue blood, brahmin, patrician
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