There are 2 definitions of Varna in English:

Varna

Syllabification: Var·na
Pronunciation: /ˈvärnə
 
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  • A port and resort in eastern Bulgaria, on the western shores of the Black Sea; population 318,313 (2008).

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody

There are 2 definitions of Varna in English:

varna

Syllabification: var·na
Pronunciation: /ˈvərnə, ˈvär-
 
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noun

  • Each of the four Hindu castes, Brahman, Kshatriya, Vaishya, and Shudra.
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    • Hinduism recognises four varnas based on occupation (jati or jat) and ancestry.
    • Strictly speaking, class and caste are different social institutions, though castes are often assumed to fit into the four varnas.
    • Vedic civilization is based on four varnas (divisions of society), but there are people who do not fit within these four.

Origin

Sanskrit, literally 'color, class'.

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