twice–born

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adjective \-ˈbȯrn\

Definition of twice–born

  1. 1 :  born a second time

  2. 2 :  having undergone a definite experience of fundamental moral and spiritual renewal

  3. 3 :  of or forming one of the three upper Hindu caste groups in which boys undergo an initiation symbolizing spiritual birth

First Known Use of twice–born

13th century

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