From Hindupedia, the Hindu Encyclopedia

By Jit Majumdar

  1. devotee of God
  2. godly person; saint
  3. in Sikh scriptures, the collective term for the medieval saints and mystics other than the 10 Sikh Gurus, whose compositions and teachings are included along with those of the Gurus in the Granth Sāhīb and other scriptures.