Definition of sevak in English:

sevak

noun

Indian
  • 1A male servant or attendant, especially a male attendant in a temple responsible for performing or assisting with the daily rituals of worship.

    ‘I am now a sevak at the shrine’
    1. 1.1 A man who works without pay for a religious or charitable cause.
  • 2A man employed to advise and assist in matters of community welfare and development.

Origin

From Sanskrit sevaka ‘adherent’, ‘servant’.

Pronunciation

sevak

/ˈseɪvʌk/