brahmachari

noun
brah·​ma·​cha·​ri | \ ˌbräməˈchärē\
plural -s

Definition of brahmachari

India
: celibate specifically : one in the stage of brahmacharya

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History and Etymology for brahmachari

Sanskrit brahmacārin, from brahman prayer + cārin one who practices, from carati he moves, goes, practices

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