acharya

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit आचार्य (ācārya, one who is learned in conduct), from आचार (ācāra, rules, conduct).

Noun[edit]

acharya (plural acharyas)

  1. A spiritual teacher, guru.
  2. An influential mentor.

Suffix[edit]

acharya

  1. (suffix) A title of honour, meaning "learned" or "honoured".