- Hinduism. class(def 13).
Origin of varna
From the Sanskrit word varna literally, cover, color, hence sort, class
- a seaport in NE Bulgaria, on the Black Sea.
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Examples from the Web for varna
Both Varna and Bourgas are connected by railway with the main lines.Bulgaria
I, however, went with Macaulay Carvel on board the Varna boat.Paul Patoff
F. Marion Crawford
It lies on the western side of the Black Sea, a little to the north of Varna.The Three Commanders
They were to be joined by their allies at the town of Varna on the shores of the Black Sea.
The next decent town we come to we'll get out and take the train on to Varna.Under the Rebel's Reign
- any of the four Hindu castes; Brahman, Kshatriya, Vaisya, or Sudra
from Sanskrit: class
- a port in NE Bulgaria, on the Black Sea: founded by Greeks in the 6th century bc; under the Ottoman Turks (1391–1878). Pop: 340 000 (2005 est)Former name (1949–56): Stalin
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