HyperDic: brahma

English > 2 senses of the word Brahma:
NOUNperson Brahmathe Creator
animalBrahma, Brahman, Brahmin, Bos indicusany of several breeds of Indian cattle
English > Brahma: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningThe Creator; one of the three major deities in the later Hindu pantheon.
Instance ofHindu deityA deity worshipped by the Hindus
Member ofTrimurtiThe triad of divinities of later Hinduism
English > Brahma: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAny of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant greyish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding.
SynonymsBrahman, Brahmin, Bos indicus
Member ofBos, genus Boswild and domestic cattle
Narrowerzebudomesticated ox having a humped back and long horns and a large dewlap
BroaderbovineAny of various members of the genus Bos

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