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Dictionary entry overview: What does mahatma mean?
• MAHATMA (noun)
The noun MAHATMA has 1 sense:
1. (Hinduism) term of respect for a Brahmin sage
Familiarity information: MAHATMA used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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(Hinduism) term of respect for a Brahmin sage
Nouns denoting people
Hypernyms ("mahatma" is a kind of...):
sage (a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom)
Hindooism; Hinduism (a body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and characterized by a belief in reincarnation and a supreme being of many forms and natures, by the view that opposing theories are aspects of one eternal truth, and by a desire for liberation from earthly evils)
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