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Om vs. Omkar

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Omnoun

A sacred, mystical syllable used in prayer and meditation.

Omkarnoun

The symbol ॐ that represents the syllable “om” or “aum”.

Omverb

(intransitive) To chant the sacred syllable om.

Ominterjection

A mystic syllable or ejaculation used by Hindus and Buddhists in religious rites, - orig. among the Hindus an exclamation of assent, like Amen, then an invocation, and later a symbol of the trinity formed by Vishnu, Siva, and Brahma.

Om

Ōṁ (or Aum) (listen ; Sanskrit: ॐ, ओम्, romanized: Ōṁ) is the sound of a sacred spiritual symbol in Indic religions. The meaning and connotations of Om vary between the diverse schools within and across the various traditions.

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