- 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 Hindū from Hind India ; see Hindi .
- An origin of many religions including Sikhism, Jainism, Buddhism.