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Brachmānae , ārum; -māni , ōrum, and -mānes , ium, m., = Βραχμᾶνες [Engl. Brahmins],
I.the priests and learned caste of the Hindoos, the present Brahmins; “form Brachmanae,Tert. Apol. 42.—Form Brachmani, Amm. 23, 6, 33; 28, 1, 13.—Gen. Brachmanūm, App. Flor. 2, n. 15 (in Plin. 6, 17, 21, § 64, mentioned as separate tribes or nations: multarum gentium cognomen Brachmanae).
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