a common kite, Haliastur indus, of southern Asia and the southwest Pacific islands, having reddish-brown plumage with a white head and breast.
a modern Hindu movement advocating a monotheistic religion based on the Upanishads, and social and educational reforms according to Western principles.
Johannes [yoh-hah-nuh s] /yoʊˈhɑ nəs/ (Show IPA), 1833–97, German composer. Contemporary Examples The Best Biographies of 2014, Including Lives of Gandhi, the Koch Brothers, and Jefferson Davis William O’Connor December 7, 2014 Historical Examples Studies in Modern Music, Second Series W. H. Hadow Beyond John Galsworthy The Life of Johannes Brahms (Vol 2 of 2) […]
brahms, johannes Brahms, Johannes [(brahmz)] Note: Brahms’s “Lullaby” is a beloved short work. The words often sung to it begin, “Lullaby, and good night.”
a member of a nomadic people of Baluchistan. the Dravidian language spoken by the Brahui. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5 Various The Gates of India Thomas Holdich noun a language spoken in Pakistan, forming an isolated branch of the Dravidian family (pl) -hui, -huis. a member of the people that […]