Brahmanee
Brahmani Brah"man*i, n. [Fem. of Brahman.] Any Brahman woman. [Written also {Brahmanee}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • brahmanee — brah·ma·nee …   English syllables

  • brahmanee — I. noun see brahmani II. adjective see brahmany …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brahmani — Brah man*i, n. [Fem. of Brahman.] Any Brahman woman. [Written also {Brahmanee}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brahmani — /brah meuh nee/, n., pl. Brahmanis. a woman of the Brahman class. Also, Brahmanee. [1785 95; < Skt, fem. of brahmana BRAHMAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • brahman —   n. male member of priestly caste of Hindus.    ♦ brahmanee,    ♦ brahmani, n. female member of such caste.    ♦ brahmanic(al), a.    ♦ brahmanism, n.    ♦ brahmany, a. brahminee …   Dictionary of difficult words

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