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noun Hinduism.
  1. caste(def 2).
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Origin of jati

From the Sanskrit word jāti
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Examples from the Web for jati

Historical Examples of jati

  • 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.