Brahminical

What is Brahminical?

Brahminical definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun, plural BrahA.min, BrahA.mins.
Hinduism. Brahman1(def 1).
(especially in New England) a person usually from an old, respected family who, because of wealth and social position, wields considerable social, economic, and political power.
a person who is intellectually or socially aloof.

adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of a Brahmin: the Brahmin attitudes of a true aristocrat.

Origin of BrahminFirst recorded in 1475a??85; variant of Brahman1

Related formsBrahA.minA.ic [brah-min-ik] /brE?E?mEana??Eak/, BrahA.minA.iA.cal, adjectivenon-BrahA.minA.ic, adjectivenon-BrahA.minA.iA.cal, adjectiveun-BrahA.minA.iA.cal, adjective
Can be confusedBrahman Brahmin

 

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