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ID: 300400833
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Record Type: concept
sadhus (religious (people), people in religion, ... People (hierarchy name))

 

Note: In Hinduism or Janism, religious ascetics or holy persons who have renounced worldly life. Sadhus may live together in monasteries (mathas) that usually belong to a particular order. They may also wander throughout the country alone or in small groups or isolate themselves in small huts or caves. They generally take vows of poverty and celibacy and depend on the charity of householders for their food. Their dress and ornaments differ according to sectarian allegiances and personal tastes.
 
Terms:
sadhus (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
sadhu (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
sādhu (C,U,Sanskrit,D,U,N)  ............ masculine noun
sādvī (C,U,Sanskrit,AD,U,N)  ............ feminine noun
saadhoo (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
sadhoo (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
sad'hu (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
saadhu (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
saddhu (C,U,English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  H.HG

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Agents Facet
Agents Facet
Hierarchy of People (hierarchy name)
.... People (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of people (agents)
........ people (agents) (G)
Hierarchy of <people by occupation>
............ <people by occupation> (G)
Hierarchy of <people in the humanities>
................ <people in the humanities> (G)
Hierarchy of <people in religion and related occupations>
.................... <people in religion and related occupations> (G)
Hierarchy of people in religion
........................ people in religion (G)
Hierarchy of religious (people)
............................ religious (people) (G)
Hierarchy of sadhus
................................ sadhus (G)

Sources and Contributors:
saadhoo............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
saadhu............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
saddhu............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
sadhoo............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
sadhu............  [VP]
..............  Doniger, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions (1999) 958
..............  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
sad'hu............  [VP]
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
sādhu............  [VP]
..............  Doniger, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions (1999) 958
sadhus............  [VP Preferred]
.................  Doniger, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions (1999) 958
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.................  Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)
sādvī............  [VP]
..............  Doniger, Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions (1999) 958
 
Subject: .....  [VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.......... Oxford English Dictionary Online (2002-)

 

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