|1.||[ noun ] (religion,Hinduism) a Hindu or Sikh religious leader and personal teacher|
|Related terms:||religious_leader Buddhism Hinduism|
|2.||[ noun ] a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom|
|Related terms:||mentor balthasar mahatma caspar melchior hakham|
|3.||[ noun ] (religion) each of the first ten leaders of the Sikh religion|
|Related terms:||religious_leader sikhism|
|4.||[ noun ] a recognized leader in some field or of some movement|
"a guru of genomics"