sacred thread


noun Hinduism.

a cord worn by Hindus of the three upper castes as a sign of being twice-born or initiated into the Vedas.

Nearby words

  1. sacred mushroom,
  2. sacred nine,
  3. sacred order,
  4. sacred roman rota,
  5. sacred site,
  6. sacred writ,
  7. sacredly,
  8. sacrifice,
  9. sacrifice fly,
  10. sacrifice paddock

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