Hindooism
Hindooism Hin"doo*ism, Hinduism Hin"du*ism, n. The religious doctrines and rites of the Hindus; Brahmanism.

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  • Hindooism — /hin dooh iz euhm/, n. Hinduism. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hindooism — Hin•doo•ism [[t]ˈhɪn duˌɪz əm[/t]] n. ear Hinduism …   From formal English to slang

  • Hindooism — /ˈhɪnduɪzəm/ (say hindoohizuhm) noun → Hinduism …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hindooism — noun 1. the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal • Syn: ↑Hinduism • Regions: ↑India, ↑Republic of India, ↑Bharat, ↑Bangladesh, ↑People s Republic of Bangladesh, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hinduism — Hindooism Hin doo*ism, Hinduism Hin du*ism, n. The religious doctrines and rites of the Hindus; Brahmanism …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hinduism — n. 1. the dominant religion of India; characterized by a caste system anud belief in reincarnation. Syn: Hindooism. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a complex of beliefs and values and customs including worship of many gods, especially the Trimurti composed of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saktism — noun 1. a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti • Syn: ↑Shaktism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shaktist, ↑Shaktist (for: ↑Shaktism) • Hypernyms: ↑sect, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shaktism — noun 1. a Hindu sect worshiping Shakti • Syn: ↑Saktism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shaktist (for: ↑Saktism), ↑Shaktist • Hypernyms: ↑sect, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Sivaism — noun 1. a Hindu sect worshiping Shiva • Syn: ↑Shivaism • Derivationally related forms: ↑Shivaist (for: ↑Shivaism) • Hypernyms: ↑sect, ↑religious …   Useful english dictionary

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