from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Hinduism An ascetic holy man.
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- n. An ascetic or practitioner of yoga (yogi) who has given up pursuit of the first three Hindu goals of life: kama (enjoyment), artha (practical objectives) and even dharma (duty).
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- n. (Hinduism) an ascetic holy man
From Sanskrit sādhu-, right, holy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Sanskrit साधु (sādhú, "good; good man, holy man"). (Wiktionary)