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Brahmani

or Brah·ma·nee

[brah-muh-nee]
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noun, plural Brah·ma·nis.
  1. a woman of the Brahman class.

Origin of Brahmani

1785–95; < Sanskrit, feminine of brāhmaṇa Brahman1
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Historical Examples

  • They are intersected by three large rivers, the Baitarani, Brahmani and Mahanadi.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 8

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British Dictionary definitions for brahmani

Brahmani

noun plural -nis
  1. (sometimes not capital) a woman of the Brahman caste
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