[jaht, jawt] /dʒɑt, dʒɔt/
a member of an Indo-Aryan people living mainly in northwestern India. In early times they offered vigorous resistance to the Muslim invaders of India.
noun (pl) Jat, Jats
a member of an Indo-European people widely dispersed throughout N India
[jah-tuh-kuh] /ˈdʒɑ tə kə/ noun, Buddhism. 1. a collection of fables, many concerning former lives of the Buddha.
- Jataka tales
/ˈdʒɑːtəkə/ plural noun 1. a body of literature comprising accounts of previous lives of the Buddha
[jah-tee] /ˈdʒɑ ti/ noun, Hinduism. 1. (def 2). noun a Hindu caste system; also, any of the subcastes of this system Word Origin Sanskrit ‘birth’
[jey-toh] /ˈdʒeɪ toʊ/ noun, plural jatos. 1. a jet-assisted takeoff, especially one using auxiliary rocket motors that are jettisoned at the completion of the takeoff. /ˈdʒeɪtəʊ/ noun (pl) -tos 1. (aeronautics) jet-assisted takeoff jet-assisted takeoff