Complete Definition of "caste"

English

Etymology
Via Spanish or Portuguese casta for âlineageâ, âbreedâ or âraceâ, from Latin casta, the feminine form of casto, âpureâ.

Pronunciation
AHD|käst, IPA|/kÉËst/, SAMPA|/kA:st/

Noun
wikipedia
en-noun

  1. Any of the hereditary social classes and subclasses of South Asian society|societies.

Translations

Arabic: Arab|طبÙØ©|Ø·ÙبÙÙÙØ©, Arab|صÙÙ|صÙÙÙÙ
trreq|Balinese
trreq|Bengali
Bosnian: kasta f
Bulgarian: каÑÑа f
Chinese: 種å§å¶åº¦, ç§å§å¶åº¦ (zhÇng xìng zhì dù)
Croatian: kasta
Danish: kaste#Danish|kaste
Dutch: kaste m|f
Esperanto: kasto
Finnish: kasti
French caste f
German: Kaste f
Gujarati: àªàª¾àª¤ (jÄt) f, àªàª¾àª¤àª¿ (jÄti) f, નાત (nÄt) f, નà«àª¯àª¾àª¤ (nyÄt) f, વરà«àª£ (var.n) f, àªà«àªàª¾àª¤àª¿ (gnyÄti) f, àªà«àª³à« (ko.lÄ«) f
Hebrew: ק×ס×× g|Hebrew
Hindi: à¤à¤¾à¤¤ (jÄt) f, à¤à¤¾à¤¤à¤¿ (jÄti) f, वरà¥à¤£à¤¾à¤¶à¥à¤°à¤® (var.nÄÅram) m, à¤à¥à¤¤ (khet) m, à¤à¥à¤² (kul) m, नà¥à¤¯à¤¾à¤¤à¤¿ (nyÄti) f
Indonesian: kasta
Italian: casta f
Japanese: ã«ã¼ã¹ã (kasuto)
trreq|Kannada
Malay: kasta, warna
mid
trreq|Malayalam
Maori: tÄtai
trreq|Marathi
trreq|Nepali
Norwegian: kaste m
trreq|Oriya
Persian: fa-Arab|کاست (kÄst), fa-Arab|طبÙÙ (tabaqe), fa-Arab|ذات (zÄt), fa-Arab|Ùس٠(nasl)
Polish: kasta f
Portuguese: casta f
trreq|Punjabi
Russian: каÑÑа (kásta) f
trreq|Sanskrit
Serbian:

Spanish: casta f
Swedish: kast n
Tamil: à®à®¾à®¤à®¿
trreq|Telugu
Turkish: kast
Urdu: ur-Arab|جات (jÄt) f, ur-Arab|ذات (zÄt) f, ur-Arab|ÙرÙاشر٠(var.nÄÅram) m, ur-Arab|Ú©Ú¾Ûت (khet) m, ur-Arab|Ú©Ù (kul) m, ur-Arab|ÙÛات (nyÄti) f

Translations to be checked
ttbc|Czech: kast

See also
w:List of Indian castes|List of Indian castes in Wikipedia
Brahmin
Kshatriya
Shudra
Vaishya
varna

Category:Hinduism
Category:Portuguese derivations
Category:Spanish derivations


Italian

Noun
caste f

  1. plural of|casta

Category:Italian nouns

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