Definition of Maharishi noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Maharishi

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌmɑːhəˈrɪʃi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɑːhəˈrɪʃi//
 
; BrE BrE//ˌmɑːhəˈriːʃi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmɑːhəˈriːʃi//
 
Religious people
 
jump to other results
a Hindu spiritual leader or wise man See related entries: Religious people Word Originalteration of Sanskrit maharṣi, from mahā ‘great’ + ṛṣi ‘sage, saint’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Maharishi