Jain

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noun \ˈjīn\
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Jaina

play \ˈjī-nə\

Definition of Jain

  1. :  an adherent of Jainism

Origin and Etymology of jain

Hindi & Urdu Jain, from Sanskrit Jaina


First Known Use: 1805

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