Sentence Examples

  • Sivaji and his fighting officers were Mahrattas of humble caste, but his ministers were Brahmans.
  • The object of this ceremony is to abolish caste distinctions.
  • They had their own kings, lived as a close caste, and even imitated the Hindus in caste regulations of food and avoidance of pollution.
  • They were a social caste, which strove to keep, and which largely succeeded in keeping, all high offices and political power in its own hands.
  • LEVITES, or sons of Levi (son of Jacob by Leah), a sacred caste in ancient Israel, the guardians of the temple service at Jerusalem.'