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From Sanskrit आत्म‍ (Ātmā), wind, breath, soul), from Proto-Indo-European (compare Old English ǣþm (breath)).

Singular
atman

Plural
atmans

atman (plural atmans)

  1. (Hinduism) The soul; one's true self.
    • 2006, Karen Armstrong, The Great Transformation, Atlantic Books 2007, p. 84:
      The priests who were immersed in the ritual science of the Brahmanas began to speculate on the nature of the self, and gradually the word "atman" came to refer to the essential and eternal core of the human person, which made him or her unique.

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