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Definitions of Brahman:
- noun: any of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant grayish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding
- noun: the highest of the four varnas: the priestly or sacerdotal category
- noun: a member of the highest of the four Hindu varnas
Example: "Originally all brahmans were priests"
- noun: a member of a social and cultural elite (especially a descendant of an old New England family)
Example: "A Boston Brahman"
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