Hindu

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian هندو (Hindū, Indian, Hindu), from Middle Persian hndwk' (Hindūg, Indian), from hnd (Hind, India), from Old Persian 𐏃𐎡𐎯𐎢 (hindu-, India), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu, river, stream; Indus), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *sindhu (river).

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Hindu (not comparable)

  1. Of, or relating to Hinduism, or to Hindus and their culture.

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Hindu

  1. An origin of many religions including Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism.

Noun[edit]

Hindu (plural Hindus)

  1. A person adhering to the Hindu religion (Hinduism).
  2. (dated) Any native inhabitant of Hindustan, especially one of the Dravidian or Aryan races.

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Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhindu/
  • Hyphenation: Hin‧du

Proper noun[edit]

Hindu

  1. (astronomy) Indus