a member of a branch of Hinduism devoted to the worship of Siva, but rejecting the notion of his incarnations
of or relating to Saivism or Saivites
noun, plural Sakais (especially collectively) Sakai. 1. a member of a tribal people of Malaya. noun 1. a seaport on S Honshu, in S Japan, near Osaka. noun (in Malaysia) 1. a Malaysian aborigine 2. a wild or uncouth person noun 1. a port in S Japan, on S Honshu on Osaka Bay: an industrial […]
noun 1. Sacajawea. noun 1. (“Bird Woman”) 1787?–1812? Shoshone guide and interpreter: accompanied Lewis and Clark expedition 1804–05. Sacajawea [(sak-uh-juh-wee-uh)] A young Native American woman who guided Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their expedition to explore territory gained through the Louisiana Purchase. (See Lewis and Clark expedition.) Note: Her portrait is stamped on the […]
noun 1. Lake, a reservoir in W central North Dakota, on the Missouri River, formed by the Garrison Dam (completed 1956). 178 miles (286 km) long.
noun 1. cause, account, interest, or benefit: for the sake of all students. 2. purpose or end: for the sake of appearances. noun 1. a Japanese fermented, mildly alcoholic beverage made from rice. noun 1. benefit or interest (esp in the phrase for (someone’s or one’s own) sake) 2. the purpose of obtaining or achieving […]