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Pronunciation: /əʊm
 
, ɒm
 
/

noun

A mystic syllable, considered the most sacred mantra in Hinduism and Tibetan Buddhism. It appears at the beginning and end of most Sanskrit recitations, prayers, and texts.
Example sentences
  • Although Om symbolizes the most profound concepts of Hindu belief, it is in use daily.
  • Having seen some discussions here and in some other BBs I realize that Om has a very important and beautiful significance.

Origin

Sanskrit, sometimes regarded as three sounds, a-u-m, symbolic of the three major Hindu deities.

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abbreviation

(In the UK) Order of Merit.

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