brahmin brahmin  /b ˈrɑ mɪn/


  1. (n) a member of a social and cultural elite (especially a descendant of an old New England family)
  2. (n) a member of the highest of the four Hindu varnas
  3. (n) the highest of the four varnas: the priestly or sacerdotal category
  4. (n) any of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant greyish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding


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  • Deputies: Women stole $3,000 in purses from Citrus Park mall

    Hillsborough County deputies are searching for two women they stole more than $3,000 in purses from Westfield Citrus Park mall. Deputies say the women are seen on surveillance video stealing 10 Brahmin handbags from Dillard's on May 21.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune

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  1. Criticising Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati for "favouring" Brahmins while allocating tickets for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Paswan said, "BSP has become the Brahmin Samaj Party. While Ambedkar fought against Brahmin supremacy,...
    on Apr 13, 2007 By: Ram Vilas Paswan Source: Hindu

  2. "Believe it or not, since my maternal grand mother was a Saraswat Brahmin and my maternal grand father was a Portuguese, my ancestral home is somewhere in Goa though I do not know where exactly it is located. I love not only the Goan people but also...
    on Dec 6, 2009 By: Rati Agnihotri Source: Gaea Times

  3. "I have always stood against his designs right from the anti-Dravidian movement to the Ramar Sethu issue. He has not seen a Brahmin with guts until I started opposing him. I have always been his anti-thesis. He has been plotting designs from behind...
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: Subramanian Swamy Source: Express Buzz

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