noun. sect founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism.
- religious sect
- religious order
Rhymes with Jainism
How do you pronounce jainism?
Pronounce jainism as ˈʤeɪnɪzəm.
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noun. religion founded in the 6th century BC as a revolt against Hinduism; emphasizes asceticism and immortality and transmigration of the soul; denies existence of a perfect or supreme being.
- religious belief
- doctrine of analogy