Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

jati

[jah-tee]
See more synonyms for jati on Thesaurus.com
noun Hinduism.
  1. caste(def 2).
Show More
Compare varna.

Origin of jati

From the Sanskrit word jāti
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for jati

Historical Examples

  • The Jati gate in the south wall is the exit from the Hindu quarter.

    Afghanistan and the Anglo-Russian Dispute

    Theo. F. Rodenbough

  • Besides rice and maize, Madura yields coco-nut oil and jati.