Definition of gyan in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɡjɑːn/


[mass noun] Indian
Knowledge, especially spiritual or religious knowledge.
Example sentences
  • Brahma gyan or realisation of truth alone will bring about a reformation, helping to establish lasting peace.
  • The best donation of all is gyan daan, the donation of knowledge.
  • he desire of creation contained the seed of Gyan (knowledge) embedded in it, as the world could be created only through knowledge


From Hindi jñān.

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