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Definition of the noun brahma

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noun - plural:

  • brahma: brahmas
  • Brahma: Brahmas

  1. the Creator; one of the three major deities in the later Hindu pantheon
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: Hindu deity = a deity worshipped by the Hindus
    • member of: Trimurti = the triad of divinities of later Hinduism
  2. any of several breeds of Indian cattle; especially a large American heat and tick resistant greyish humped breed evolved in the Gulf States by interbreeding Indian cattle and now used chiefly for crossbreeding
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • scientific name: Bos indicus
    • synonyms of Brahma: Brahman / Brahmin
    • more generic word: bovine = any of various members of the genus Bos
    • more specific word: zebu = domesticated ox having a humped back and long horns and a large dewlap
    • member of: Bos / genus Bos = wild and domestic cattle

Alternative definition of the noun brahma


  1. A large domestic fowl from the Brahmaputra region of India.
  2. A breed of Indian cattle, Bos indicus.


  1. "Brahma" is a 2014 Indian Action historical drama film directed by R. Chandru and produced by Manjunath Babu. The film was simultaneously made in Kannada and Telugu and subsequently dubbed into Tamil. The film stars Upendra, essaying dual roles, and Pranitha Subhash in the lead roles, while actors Nassar, Rahul Dev and Shayaji Shinde play other prominent roles. The film spanning four generations, from the 16th to the 21st century, features an original soundtrack by Gurukiran. It's Karnataka Distribution rights have been sold out for a record price of 150 million. Brahma is one of the most expensive Kannada movies of all time. The film opened to an overwhelming response from the audience as well as the critics and got a grand opening at the Box Office by collecting a Record-Breaking 97.5 million in its first weekend by releasing in a record 276 screens and 1076 shows all over Karnataka. It was labeled as an out an out commercial action entertainer with all the elements of keeping the audience entertained, particularly in the second half. The bilingual movie is now all set to release in Telugu language in March.
  2. "Brahma" is a 1994 Indian Bollywood film directed by K. Subash and produced by S. Ramanathan. It stars Govinda, Madhoo and Ayesha Jhulka in pivotal roles.
  3. "Brahma" a.k.a. "Bramma" is a 1991 Tamil film directed by K. Subash. The film stars Sathyaraj in the lead role pairing with Kushboo Sundar and Bhanupriya. The film was a Deepavali release, with largely positive reviews and completed 100 days in theaters & was a blockbuster. The film was remade in Telugu as same name with Mohan Babu and in Hindi with same name with Govinda.
  4. "Brahma" a.k.a. "The Pink Circle Story" is a 2011 short film written and directed by Prashant Bhilare.


"Brahma" is a poem by Ralph Waldo Emerson, written in 1856. It is named for Brahma, the Hindu god of creation.


  1. Brahma is a fictional character from the 2012 film Yamudiki Mogudu.
  2. Brahma is a fictional character from the 1960 film Sri Venkateswara Mahatyam.
  3. Brahma is a fictional character from the 1994 film Yamaleela.
  4. Brahma is a fictional character from the 2014 film Brahma Vishnu Maheshwara.


"Brahma" is a musical album of Barry Altschul.

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Who is Brahma?

Brahma a.k.a. Jessica Blyth Barrymore is the daughter of Nina Wayne and John Drew Barrymore.


Brahma is a musical group.


  1. Brahma a.k.a. Brahma beer: Brahma is a Brazilian beer, originally made by the Companhia Cervejaria Brahma, which was founded in 1888.
  2. The Brahma Group is an asset management and investment firm headquartered in New York, United States.


Brahma: Brahmā is the Hindu god of creation and one of the Trimūrti, the others being Vishnu and Shiva. According to the Brahmā Purāṇa, he is the father of Manu, and from Manu all human beings are descended. In the Rāmāyaṇa and the Mahābhārata, he is often referred to as the progenitor or great grandsire of all human beings. He is not to be confused with the Supreme Cosmic Spirit in Hindu Vedānta philosophy known as Brahman, which is genderless. Brahmā's wife is Saraswati. Saraswati is also known by names such as Sāvitri and Gāyatri, and has taken different forms throughout history. Brahmā is often identified with Prajāpati, a Vedic deity. Being the husband of Saraswati or Vaac Devi, Brahma is also known as "Vaagish," meaning "Lord of Speech and Sound.

Phrases with Brahma

  1. Brahma Cattle
  2. Dryxo Brahma
  3. Oeneis Brahma
  4. Onitis Brahma
  5. Clerota Brahma
  6. Euploea Brahma
  7. Trabala Brahma
  8. Arhopala Brahma
  9. Calinaga Brahma
  10. Ochlodes Brahma
  11. Adapsilia Brahma
  12. Erioptera Brahma
  13. Tephritis brahma
  14. Exoprosopa Brahma
  15. Niviventer Brahma
  16. Actinoptera Brahma
  17. Metanastria Brahma
  18. Parhydraena brahma
  19. Pterolophia Brahma
  20. Metalimnobia Brahma

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Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Brahma

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Google previewEsoteric Anatomy (1998)

The Body as Consciousness by Bruce Burger, Society for the Study of Native Arts and Sciences

Brahma is the inner potency of vibration, the omnipresent center of all manifestation. the resonance of Creative Intelligence at the...

Brahma is an ever: xpanding cycle of conscious breath whose force encompasses all energy in creation.

Google previewJaiva-dharma (2002)

The Essential Function of the Soul

The personal appearance of that para- tattva is called Bhagavän, and the nirviçeña manifestation is called brahma.

Google previewAnnual Report of the Secretary of the State Board of Agriculture and Annual Report of the Experiment Station (1876)

The Brahma is an Asiatic breed possessing positive merits. History says it...

Google previewReport of the Secretary (1876)

The Brahma is an Asiatic breed possessing positive merits. History says...

Google previewTheory and Principles of Education (2004)

by A.R. Rather

Brahma is the greatest truth in this world.

Google previewThe Celestial Key to the Vedas (1999)

Discovering the Origins of the World's Oldest Civilization by B. G. Sidharth

Brahma is the creator. The universe itself is called brahmanda,

Google previewPeace of Mind (1999)

by Hari Datt Sharma, Pustak Mahal Publishers, Booksellers & Order Suppliers

Brahma is the Atma of all beings, And does not perish with the perish of all beings. 123. What To Eat, What Not To Eat ...

Google previewPopular Hinduism (2012)

The Religion of the Masses by L. S. S. O'Malley

Brahma is the creator, Vishnu is the preserver, and Siva or Mahadeva (Mahadeo) , meaning the great god, is the destroyer; but the last stands for reproduction as well as dissolution, for there is an endless series of births, deaths and rebirths, ...

Google previewReligions of the World: A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices, 2nd Edition [6 volumes] (2010)

A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Beliefs and Practices by J. Gordon Melton, Martin Baumann

The Brahma Kumaris World Spiritual University (BKWSU), headquartered in India , describes itself as an international nongovernmental organization rather than as a religion. It does nonetheless accord a central role to concepts such as ...

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Quotes about Brahma

the first sight of the ganges
i walk the ghats with names of gods
shiva, vishnu, brahma, hanuman,
sadhus put thick white powder on my forehead
three lines to denote the shiva sect
the lingams, oh the man told me
not to walk inside the sacred ring (John Tiong Chunghoo)
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Scrabble value of B3R1A1H4M3A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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