Brahmin is a caste in Hinduism specialising as priests, teachers (acharya) and protectors of sacred learning across generations.
The cream of society, the elite.
or il-klassi medja: Middle class.
Caste, a form of social stratification characterized by endogamy, hereditary transmission of a style of life which often includes an occupation, ritual status in a hierarchy, and customary social interaction and exclusion based on cultural notions of purity and pollution.
Class (of students), social class, rank.
People of high standing, good breeding.
Expression: ‘suits’ – nickname given to non manual labourers; white collar workers.