English translation of 'जाति'
nf/jati, jAti, jaati, jāti/
1. caste variable noun
A caste is one of the social classes into which people in a Hindu society are divided.
India is divided in many ways: by caste, religion, language, and region.
2. varna countable noun
In Hinduism, the varnas are the four groups or castes into which people are divided.
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Translation of जाति from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary