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Kshatriya (frae kshatra, "rule, authority") is ane o the fower varna (social orders) o the Hindu society.

The Sanskrit term kshatriya is uised in the context o Vedic society whaurin members organized themselves intae fower classes: brahmin, kshatriya, vaishya an shudra.[1] Tradeetionally, the kshatriya constitutit the rulin an militar elite. Thair role wis tae protect society bi fichtin in wartime an govrenin in peacetime.

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