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brahmana (plural brahmanas)
- The brahmin varna in Hinduism. (Plural: brahmana.)
- A brahmin; a member of the brahmana (sense 1).
- "'It was I who struck this wily brāhmaṇa' said Virāṭa." (Mahābhārata: "Virāṭa Parva")
- A prose text that explains aspects of the Vedas.