Brahmana

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Borrowing from Sanskrit ब्राह्मण (brā́hmaṇa).

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Brahmana (plural Brahmanas)

  1. (Hinduism) Any of several ancient Hindu religious prose texts that explain the relationship of the Vedas to the sacrificial ceremonies.

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