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Definition: Brahman bull
, Brahmin \Brah"min\
, n.; pl. Brahmans
. [Skr. Br[=a]hmana (cf. Brahman worship, holiness;
the God Brahma, also Brahman): cf. F. Brahmane, Brachmane,
Bramine, L. Brachmanae, -manes, -mani, pl., Gr. ?, pl.]
1. A person of the highest or sacerdotal caste among the
(Zo["o]l.), the male of a variety of the zebu,
or Indian ox, considered sacred by the Hindus.
2. a person from an old, respected, and usually wealthy
family who has considerable social or political influence;
-- a term used especially in New England; as, a Boston