- Archaic a person born or living in India or on the Indian subcontinent
- a follower of Hinduism
Origin of HinduPersian Hind? ; from Hind, India ; from Old Persian Hindu, India, land of the Indus ; from Sanskrit sindhu, river, the Indus
designating or of the Hindus or Hinduism
- Of or relating to Hinduism.
- Of or relating to the Hindus and their culture.
An adherent of Hinduism.
Origin of HinduPersian Hind&umacron;, from Hind, India; see Hindi.
- An origin of many religions including Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism.