from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A believer or follower of Jainism.
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- adj. of or pertaining to Jainism
- n. a follower of Jainism
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. of or pertaining to Jainism.
- proper n. One of a numerous sect in British India, holding the tenets of Jainism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A member of a non-Brahminical sect in India, the doctrinal system of which corresponds in many essential points with Buddhism.
- Of or pertaining to the Jains or to their creed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or characteristic of Jainism
Jain is already India's largest producer of mango pulp (some say that he is already the world's largest).
Now Jain is thinking of upping the ante by using the same tactic for another agricultural produce: Mango.
A couple of days later he called Jain and said, "I have a name for our company -- Praja."
From Street Tech: "This guy, Ravi Jain, is shooting a weekly video blog from the driver's seat of his car during his daily commutes between Jamaica Plains and Allston, MA (or five hours of" studio time, "as he puts it).
Recalls Jain, "Each time we went to a restaurant together and the waiter brought wine to the table, C.K. would reject 3-4 of them till he found the perfect one."
Indeed, what to the Jain is the great truth is only a grotesque exaggeration of what other sects recognized in a reasonable form.
Before she was born, I flirted with the idea of naming her "Jain", so that she could go through life correcting people, saying "It's spelled J-A-I-N ... you know, like the religion".
The "Jain" pav bhaji also has a very mumbai chhap to it.
(_Chorus_) 'Ave you never' eard tell o 'Jain' Ardin '?
The future prospects of India-based developers such as Jain will be a key for Waterloo's