Rajput
Rajpoot Raj`poot", Rajput Raj`put" (r[aum]j`p[=oo]t"), n. [Hind. r[=a]j-p[=u]t, Skr. r[=a]ja-putra king's son.] A Hindoo of the second, or royal and military, caste; a Kshatriya; especially, an inhabitant of the country of Rajpootana, in northern central India. [1913 Webster]

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  • Râjput — Un Râjput Les Râjputs fils de prince, de râja (prince) et putra (fils) forment la majorité des habitants du Rajasthan, autrefois le Râjputâna, et une partie de celle du Goujerat …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rajput — [räj′po͞ot΄] n. [Hindi rājpūt, prince < Sans rājaputra < rājan, king (see RAJAH) + putra, son < IE base * pu , small, child > POULTRY] a member of a Hindu people, a former ruling caste of northern India: also sp. Rajpoot …   English World dictionary

  • Rajput — /rahj pooht/, n. a member of a Hindu people claiming descent from the ancient Kshatriya, or warrior caste, and noted for their military spirit. [ < Hindi, equiv. to Skt raj king (see RAJ) + putra son] * * * Any member of a caste of landowners… …   Universalium

  • Rajput — Un Râjput Les Rajputs fils de prince, de râja (prince) et putra (fils) forment la majorité des habitants du Rajasthan, autrefois le Râjputâna, et une partie de celle du Goujerat …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rajput — Los Rajput o Rajputas son un pueblo de la India que vive mayoritariamente en Rajasthan ● Bandera nacional La bandera nacional de los Rajput es negra con un sol de oro …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Rajput — or Rajpoot noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu rājpūt, from Sanskrit rājaputra king s son, from rājan king + putra son more at few Date: 1598 a member of a dominant military caste of northern India …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rajput — /ˈradʒpʊt/ (say rahjpoot) noun 1. a member of a Hindu people claiming descent from the ancient Kshatriya or warrior caste and noted for their military spirit. –adjective 2. of or relating to this people. Also, Rajpoot. {Hindi rājput, from rāj… …   Australian English dictionary

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