HyperDic: hindu

English > 3 senses of the word Hindu:
ADJECTIVEpertHindu, Hindi, Hindooof or relating to or supporting Hinduism
NOUNperson Hindu, Hindoo, Hindustania native or inhabitant of Hindustan or India
person Hindu, Hindooa person who adheres to Hinduism
Hindu > pronunciation
Soundshhih'nduw.
Rhymesadieu ... voodoo: 22 rhymes with duw...
English > Hindu: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or supporting Hinduism.
SynonymsHindi, Hindoo
Spanishhindú, indostánico
Catalanhindi, hindú, hindustànic, indostànic
NounsHindua person who adheres to Hinduism
Hinduisma body of religious and philosophical beliefs and cultural practices native to India and based on a caste system
English > Hindu: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA native or inhabitant of Hindustan or India.
SynonymsHindoo, Hindustani
Member ofHindustanNorthern region of India where Hinduism predominates
NarrowerKshatriyaA member of the royal or warrior Hindu caste
Rajput, RajpootA member of the dominant Hindu military caste in northern India
Shudra, SudraA member of the lowest or worker Hindu caste
VaisyaA member of the mercantile and professional Hindu caste
brahman, brahminA member of the highest of the four Hindu varnas
BroaderAsian, AsiaticA native or inhabitant of Asia
Spanishhindú, indostánico
Catalanhindustànic, indostànic
English > Hindu: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who adheres to Hinduism.
SynonymHindoo
Member ofHinduism, HindooismThe religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
NarrowerHare Krishnaworshipper of Krishna and member of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness
Shaktistworshipper of Shakti
Shivaistworshipper of Shiva
Vaishnavaworshipper of Vishnu
chelaA Hindu disciple of a swami
sadhu, saddhu(Hinduism) an ascetic holy man
sannyasi, sannyasin, sanyasiA Hindu religious mendicant
swamiA Hindu religious teacher
Broaderreligious personA person who manifests devotion to a deity
Spanishhinduista, Hindu, hindú
Catalanhinduista, hindú
AdjectivesHinduof or relating to or supporting Hinduism

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