hindoo : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a native or inhabitant of Hindustan or India
- n a person who adheres to Hinduism
- a of or relating to or supporting Hinduism
- Thomas Jefferson in International Herald Tribune
In his book, "American Gospel," Jon Meacham quotes James Madison as saying law was "meant to comprehend, with the mantle of its protection, the Jew and the Gentile, the Christian and the Mahometan, the Hindoo and infidel of every denomination."