Definition of Shivaite in English:

Shivaite

(also Sivaite)

adjective

Hinduism
  • Relating to or characteristic of the worship of the Hindu god Shiva.

    ‘customs in connection with initiation were gradually embedded in Shivaite traditions’

noun

Hinduism
  • A person who worships the Hindu god Shiva.

    ‘I see him as a Shivaite’

Pronunciation

Shivaite

/ˈʃiːvəʌɪt/