- Namaste is a salutation in the Hindu culture to express a polite and peaceful hello or goodbye.
- An example of namaste is in the phrase, "Namaste my friend. See you tomorrow."
- An example of namaste is placing the palms together with your thumbs against your chest and bowing your head.
This woman might be saying "namaste".
namaste definition by Webster's New World
a Hindu gesture of salutation made by placing the palms together, thumbs against the chest, and bowing the head slightly
Origin: Hindi ; from Sanskrit námas-, a bow ; from Indo-European base an unverified form nem-, to bend, bow