Meaning of gyan in English:


Pronunciation /ɡjɑːn/


mass nounIndian
  • Knowledge, especially spiritual or religious knowledge.

    ‘Brahma gyan or realisation of truth alone will bring about a reformation, helping to establish lasting peace.’
    • ‘The best donation of all is gyan daan, the donation of knowledge.’
    • ‘he desire of creation contained the seed of Gyan (knowledge) embedded in it, as the world could be created only through knowledge’
    • ‘Although there was degradation and slackness prevailing in the character and conduct activities, there was tremendous rising of Gyan (Knowledge).’


From Hindi jñān.