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Sikh

 (sēk; sĭk)
n.
An adherent of Sikhism.
adj.
Of or relating to the Sikhs or to Sikhism.

[Hindi, from Sanskrit śiṣyaḥ, disciple, from śikṣati, he wishes to learn, desiderative of śaknoti, is able.]

Sikh

(siːk)
n
(Other Non-Christian Religions) a member of an Indian religion that separated from Hinduism and was founded in the 16th century, that teaches monotheism and that has the Granth as its chief religious document, rejecting the authority of the Vedas
adj
(Other Non-Christian Religions) of or relating to the Sikhs or their religious beliefs and customs
[C18: from Hindi, literally: disciple, from Sanskrit śiksati he studies]
ˈSikhˌism n

Sikh

(sik)

n.
1. a member of a monotheistic religion, founded in the Punjab c1500 by the guru Nanak, that refuses to recognize the Hindu caste system and forbids magic, idolatry, and pilgrimages.
adj.
2. of or pertaining to the Sikhs or to Sikhism.
[1750–60; < Hindi]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sikh - an adherent of Sikhism
Sikhism - the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam
adherent, disciple - someone who believes and helps to spread the doctrine of another
Adj.1.Sikh - of or relating to the Sikhs or their religious beliefs and customs
Sikhism - the doctrines of a monotheistic religion founded in northern India in the 16th century by Guru Nanak and combining elements of Hinduism and Islam
Translations
sikhsikhský
sikhsikh-
sikhisikhi-
Siksikski
シーク教のシーク教徒
시크교도시크교도의
sikhsikhisk
เกี่ยวกับศาสนาซิกห์ชาวศาสนาซิกห์
liên quan đến đạo Sikhngười theo đạo Sikh

Sikh

[siːk]
A. ADJsij
B. Nsij mf

Sikh

[ˈsiːk]
nsikh(e) m/f
adjsikh(e)

Sikh

nSikh mf

Sikh

[siːk] adj & nsikh (m/f) inv

Sikh

تَابِعٌ لِلدِيَانَةِ السِيخِيَّة, سِيخِيّ sikh, sikhský sikh, sikh- Sikh, Sikh- Σιχ sij sikhi, sikhi- sikh Sik, sikski sikh シーク教の, シーク教徒 시크교도, 시크교도의 sikh sikh, sikh- Sikh, sikhijski sikh сикх, сикхский sikh, sikhisk เกี่ยวกับศาสนาซิกห์, ชาวศาสนาซิกห์ Sih liên quan đến đạo Sikh, người theo đạo Sikh 锡克人, 锡克族的
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Later, on a point of personal explanation Chaudhry Aitzaz Ahsan denied the charge of providing any list of Sikhs to Rajiv Gandhi's government and said, if there is any proof then try him in a court of law.

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