Brahmani

Brahmani

[brah-muh-nee]
noun, plural Brahmanis.
a woman of the Brahman class.
Also, Brahmanee.


Origin:
1785–95; < Sanskrit, feminine of brāhmaṇa Brahman

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Brahmani (ˈbrɑːmənɪ)
 
n , pl -nis
(sometimes not capital) a woman of the Brahman caste

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