plural -s
: a member of a major Sikh party distinguished by its primary emphasis on the peaceful tenets of Guru Nanak compare khalsa

Word History


Hindi nānakpanthī, from Guru Nanak †1538 Indian religious leader who founded Sikhism + Sanskrit panthan, patha way, path, course

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“Nanakpanthi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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