What does the word hindoo mean?

Usage examples for hindoo

  1. 11. As he rightly says, the title evidently is meant to give a hint of the Hindoo source of the argument of the poem. – The Three Heron's Feathers by Hermann Sudermann
  2. Hindoo books assure us that women, unless restrained, are no better than men. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  3. And I am very much of the rank and file; but at least I have no hope of emulating either the medieval devotees or the modern Hindoo visionaries. – The Mistress of Bonaventure by Harold Bindloss