maharishi

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noun ma·ha·ri·shi \ ˌmä-hə-ˈrē-shē , -hä- , -ˈri- \

Definition of maharishi

:a Hindu teacher of mystical knowledge

Origin and Etymology of maharishi

Sanskrit maha̱rṣi, from mahat + ṛṣi sage and poet


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