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darshan

noun dar·shan \ˈdärshən\

Definition of darshan

plural

darshanim

\därˈshänə̇m, -shȯn-\
  1. :  a preacher who expounds Jewish law or scriptures

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Origin and Etymology of darshan

Hebrew darshān interpreter, from darāsh to inquire, expound


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darshan

noun dar·shan \ˈdärshən, ˈdər-\

Definition of darshan

plural

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  1. :  a blessing held by various Hindus to consist in the viewing of an eminent person (as religious leader)

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Origin and Etymology of darshan

Hindi darśan, from Sanskrit darśsana act of seeing, view, from dṛś to see; akin to Greek derkesthai to look — more at dragon


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