What does jain mean?

Definitions for jaindʒaɪn; ˈdʒaɪ nə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jain, Jainist(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of Jainism

    "Jain gods"


  1. Jain(Noun)

    a follower of Jainism

    He's a Catholic, a Hindu, an atheist, a Jain,a Buddhist and a Baptist and a Jew.And, he knows he shouldn't kill. (Donovan, Universal Soldier)

  2. Jain(Adjective)

    of or pertaining to Jainism

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jain(noun)

    alt. of Jaina

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jain

    jān, n. an adherent of Jain′ism, or a member of a heterodox Hindu sect, allied to ancient Buddhism: a style of architecture developed about 450 A.D., with pseudo-arch and dome, built in horizontal courses and of pointed section. [Hind. jina, a deified saint.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jain in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jain in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    We believe Mr Cryan will be able to review the size and scale of the investment bank with a much harsher lens than Mr Jain, the execution risk is higher than normal at Deutsche, but so too is the investor unhappiness. We therefore expect the shares to out-perform, at least for the next few months, on the back of this cathartic management change.

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