महात्मा

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Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit महात्मा (mahātmā), equivalent to महा- (mahā-) +‎ आत्मा (ātmā).

Proper noun[edit]

महात्मा (mahātmām

  1. (specifically) Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Noun[edit]

महात्मा (mahātmām

  1. A noble person, saint.
  2. (literally) A great soul.

Adjective[edit]

महात्मा (mahātmā)

  1. enlightened

Sanskrit[edit]

Adjective[edit]

महात्मा (mahātmā)

  1. nominative singular of महात्मन् (mahātman)