Definition of Jainist in English :

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Jainist meaning in English

Meaning of Jainist in English

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Jainist pronunciation in English

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Jainist

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Noun

1. jainist

a believer in Jainism

Adjective

2. jain, jainist

relating to or characteristic of Jainism

Example Sentences:
'Jain gods'

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Jainist

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noun
an ancient Hindu religion, which has its own scriptures and believes that the material world is eternal, progressing endlessly in a series of vast cycles

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Jainist

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noun
a religion of India, founded in the 6th cent. b.c.: it emphasizes asceticism, nonviolence, and reverence for all living things

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Jainist

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n.
An ascetic religion of India, founded in the sixth century BC, that teaches the immortality and transmigration of the soul and denies the existence of a supreme being.

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