Sikh


1Sikh

noun \ˈsēk, ˈsik\

: a follower of Sikhism

Full Definition of SIKH

:  an adherent of a monotheistic religion of India founded about 1500 by Guru Nānak and marked by rejection of idolatry and caste
Sikh·ism \ˈsē-ˌki-zəm\ noun

Origin of SIKH

Hindi & Urdu, literally, disciple
First Known Use: 1756

2Sikh

adjective

Definition of SIKH

:  of or relating to Sikhs or Sikhism

First Known Use of SIKH

1845

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