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Mahatma meaning in English

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1. mahatma

(Hinduism) term of respect for a brahmin sage

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see synonyms of mahatma
noun (sometimes capital)
1. Hinduism
a Brahman sage
2. theosophy
an adept or sage

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see synonyms of mahatma
in India, any of a class of wise and holy persons held in special regard or reverence: Mohandas Gandhi was called Mahatma

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1. A person venerated for spirituality and high-mindedness.
2. Mahatma Used as a title of respect for such a person.

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