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Brahmana

[ brah-muh-nuh ]
/ ˈbrɑ mə nə /
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noun Hinduism.
one of a class of prose pieces dealing with Vedic rituals and sacrifices.
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Origin of Brahmana

From the Sanskrit word brāhmaṇa
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British Dictionary definitions for Brahmana

Brahmana
/ (ˈbrɑːmənə) /

noun
Hinduism any of a number of sacred treatises added to each of the Vedas
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